>> From: thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org >> Sent: Sunday, March 14, 2004 10:46 AM >> To: thelist at lists.evolt.org >> Subject: [thelist] Text area question >> >> >> Is there any way to limit the number of characters in a >> <textarea></textarea> field? > > But, yes, write me off line and I'll send you a ZIP file of a method I > created (with lots of help from folks here) that does just that. I haven't tried this, but couldn't you just add an onKeyPress (?) event to check the current length and return false from the event if the limit has been reached? Or something like that? - John ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~` This message may contain information which is private, privileged or confidential and is intended solely for the use of the individual or entity named in the message. If you are not the intended recipient of this message, please notify the sender thereof and destroy / delete the message. Neither the sender nor Sappi Limited (including its subsidiaries and associated companies) shall incur any liability resulting directly or indirectly from accessing any of the attached files which may contain a virus or the like.