Column extention

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SQL Server database
SQL Server development
Hi I want to expand the number of columns that sql would permit me to creat. How do I start? any suggestions? example: 1032 maximun column limit I want in the area of upper 5000 ramge for a table. someone help thanks

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SQL Server has a hard limit of 1024 columns per table as shown on this <a href=”http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms143432.aspx”>web page</a>. It is not adjustable.

If you have a table which is that wide you may need to look at making the table narrower. Having a table that wide usually isn’t required.

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