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Consider the following scenario. You create the Multiple lines of text property for the columns that are in a Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services document library or picture library. Then, you type content that contains more than 255 characters in the Text field of a new document.
In this scenario, you receive the following error message if you type more than 255 characters in the Text field of a new document:
Note The placeholder Field Name is a placeholder for the name of the column in the list.
Field Name can have no more than 255 characters.
This issue occurs because of a design limitation in the following programs: