Re: [NTLK] Size of Notes files in NOS 2.0?

From: Victor Rehorst <>
Date: Mon May 08 2006 - 12:00:24 EDT

James Fraser wrote:
> Hello Everyone,
> Can someone please confirm a couple of things?
> Is the maximum size of Note files in NOS 2.0 8k? I've heard both 4k and 8k
> given as file size limits.

The default is 8K, but remember that the Newton stores notes in Unicode
format, meaning every character you type takes up 2 bytes of storage.

BigNotes increases the limit to 32K.

> Will I get a warning of some kind as I approach the maximum file size?

I believe you will get a pop-up notification.

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