Value too Long in Microsoft Access

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this is a hypethetical question.. Using MS Access you enter the last name of a student, and you recieve an error message stating that the value is too long for the field. What are your next steps?

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Only have two real options:

1) make the field longer in the database

2) use a shortened version of the name

(1) is the better option

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  • carlosdl
    This sounds like homework question...
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  • C1313
    Yes but you didn't have the right fields when I registered. We are suppose to access our answers on the internet. This isn't a problem?
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