August 6th, 2010, 11:02 AM
Access database size is huge due to memo field.
directly coming to the point,
Scenario:In my database, i have table questionMaster,
using .Net, i save rich text data into questionMaster.
The problem is it turns into huge size i.e.say for 3500 questions, database size is 900MB.
if i zip this database, it comes to 60-70 MB only.
Note: I have already tried compacting and repairing data utility.
Please let me know what is the solution to reduce the size.
i expect it to be 80 to 90 MB.
Thanx in advance for reply.
August 6th, 2010, 11:30 AM
Re: Access database size is huge due to memo field.
Try first to zip your rich text data and then save it as binary.
Originally Posted by swaroopbhave
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