I'm trying to stop the typing of text to enforce a maxlength on a textarea by returning false to an onKeyDown. It works fine in IE and NN4 but Netscape 6 seems to ignore it. Message: 28 From: "Michael Pemberton" <pemberton_m at hotmail.com> To: thelist at lists.evolt.org Subject: Re: [thelist] Cancelling onKeyDown in Netscape 6 Date: Tue, 29 Jan 2002 14:37:51 +1100 Reply-To: thelist at lists.evolt.org What are you attempting to stop? I ask because there are a few solutions depending on the purpose to be achieved. For example, if you want to stop the selection of test, the ontextselect method is the one your needing. >From: "Matt Feldman" <mfeldman at wwwood.net> >Reply-To: thelist at lists.evolt.org >To: <thelist at lists.evolt.org> >Subject: [thelist] Cancelling onKeyDown in Netscape 6 >Date: Mon, 28 Jan 2002 16:49:18 -0800 > >Does anyone know how to cancel an onKeyDown event for a textarea (or any >other form element) in Netscape 6?