2.1.835 Part 1 Section 18.14.11, oleLink (Generic Object Link Connection)
a. The standard does not specify a limit for the @progId string.
Office limits the @progId string to a minimum of 1 and a maximum of 255.
b. The standard indicates that @progId has a maximum length of 255 according to ST_Xstring255.
In Office, @progId and the referenced target in the corresponding relationships part have a maximum combined length of 254.