Text Field Character Limits

Character limits

This article describes the maximum number of characters that you can enter into text fields in your digital workplace and situations where truncation may occur. 

Maximum character limits

For cases where you enter the text using the WYSIWYG editor, any HTML from styles or elements counts against these limits.

Control Panel

FieldMax Characters
Community Name100
Online Status150
Group Name100
Invitation Personal Message1,800
Label Group Title50
Label50

Member

FieldMax Characters
Email100
Password30 (min 6)
Profile Field Name20
What's on you mind?256
First Name70
Last Name70
About2,000
My Blog150
My Website150
IM Accounts150
Other Profiles150
Employer150
Occupation250
Department250
Work Phone50
Extension50
Mobile50
Fax50
Employer Website
150
Street Address
150
Street Address 2150
City150
Province/State/Region
150
Postal/Zip Code
150
Country
150
Extended Information50

Channels and content types

FieldMax Characters
Title250
Summary2,048
Body2,147,483,647
Read Tracking250
Comment / Reply9,965
Microblog Hash Name400
Task Descriptions4,000
Calendar Event Location250
Note2,048

Widgets

FieldMax Characters
Title140
Title Links2,083
Class140
Links Widget URLs2,083
HTML Widget Contents2,147,483,647
Poll Question250
Poll Answers250

Broadcasts

FieldMax Characters
Broadcast message9,500

Search

FieldMax Characters
Search Query100 (min 1)

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