[thelist] Textarea CSS Problem

Joshua Olson joshua at waetech.com
Wed Apr 28 07:25:56 CDT 2004

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Feingold Josh S
> Sent: Wednesday, April 28, 2004 7:48 AM
> input, select, textarea   {border: solid 1px #000000;background-color:
> #f0f0f0; font: normal tahoma; color: #666666;}
> Using IE 6.0 all the input and select boxes are displaying correctly.
> However, for the textarea, all of the CSS in the elipsis marks are working
> with the exception of "font: normal tahoma;"  The font is still showing in
> the textarea as Times New Roman and not like the other objects in
> the form.
> Any ideas what might be working wrong?


It's perhaps not a mistake on your part.  That should work.  I added in font
size between normal and tahoma (making it normal 100% tahoma) and it worked
as expected for me.  If you don't want to declare font size, break out the
font declaration into font-style and font-family.

Good luck,

Joshua Olson
Web Application Engineer
WAE Tech Inc.

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