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truncate columns

I am trying to update a sql db where the old version has varchar(MAX) columns and the new db has varchar(5000) column size. The script gives a message that data would be truncated and basically fails. I want it to truncate, how do I force the script to complete?

I saw somewhere where you can set Ansi warnings off, but I see no such setting.

Thanks,
Rick

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    Brian DonahueBrian Donahue Posts: 6,590 Bronze 1
    Hello,
    There is no setting in SQL Compare to SET ANSI_WARNINGS OFF. You can save the script to disk, add the set statement to the top of the script, and run it using SSMS or sqlcmd.exe.

    Hope this helps.
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