Max number of columns in a datagrid?

Geoff Canyon gcanyon at
Thu Nov 29 13:14:24 EST 2018

On Thu, Nov 29, 2018 at 3:42 AM Niggemann, Bernd via use-livecode <
use-livecode at> wrote:

> From the dictionary p 59
> Maximum length of a LINE in a field:
> 65,536 characters storage
> No more than 32,786 pixels wide for display
> Kind regards
> Bernd

I guess I should have just checked the dictionary :-)

So whether you use a DataGrid or simply a field, if the data you want to
display exceeds a certain width, you're going to have to do some work to
virtualize the display.

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