quote:From BOL SQL Server can have as many as two billion tables per database and 1,024 columns per table. The number of rows and total size of the table are limited only by the available storage. The maximum number of bytes per row is 8,060.
Big question... are you afraid of hitting the maximum?? Why so many columns
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