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#1 Drezard

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Posted 24 September 2006 - 06:31 AM

Hello, Just wondering with a HTML how do you restrict how many characters the user can enter into the form?

Whats the code.

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#2 .josh

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Posted 24 September 2006 - 06:45 AM

<input type = 'text' maxlength = '10'>

this limits the number of characters to 10. 

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#3 wildteen88

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Posted 24 September 2006 - 05:13 PM

If you want to limit the number of characters for a textarea. Have a look at this thread.

#4 fenway

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Posted 25 September 2006 - 03:58 AM

Be aware that this is a soft limit, and can easily be defeated by JS.
Seriously... if people don't start reading this before posting, I'm going to consider not answering at all.




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