PRB: Too Many Memory Variables

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SYMPTOMS
When you are executing a program, the following error message isreturned:
Too Many Memory Variables
CAUSE
The default setting of memory variables has been exceeded. This default is1024 for Visual FoxPro 3.0 for Windows, and 256 for all previous versionsof FoxPro.
RESOLUTION
To work around this problem, add MVCOUNT = <Expr> to the CONFIG.FPWfile for FoxPro for Windows, the CONFIG.FP file for FoxPro for MS-DOS,or the CONFIG.FX file for FoxBASE+ for MS-DOS and the Macintosh. Themaximum setting for MVCOUNT for 16-bit mode is 3600 (FoxPro for MS-DOSonly) and the maximum for 32-bit mode is 65000.
VFoxWin FoxDos FoxWin 2.01 2.50 2.50a 2.50b 2.60 2.60a mvar memory number errmsg err msg foxbase+/mac
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Article ID: 105007 - Last Review: 02/28/2014 07:53:53 - Revision: 3.1

  • Microsoft Visual FoxPro 3.0 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft FoxPro 2.0
  • Microsoft FoxBASE+ 2.01 for Macintosh
  • Microsoft FoxBASE+ 2.5 for MS-DOS
  • kbnosurvey kbarchive kberrmsg KB105007
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