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How to add more than 255 Characters into a control

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This KB shows you how to bypass the 255 character limit that the Text property on text box, data label, text area and other controls.

Before You Begin

View the following documentation for more information on creating expressions:


How-to Steps

Complete the following steps:

1. Drag a Data Label or Text Area control onto the canvas

2. Create an expression for this control, it can be named anything

3. Paste your text into the text box. This will display the entirety of the text.