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Text Area

Description

This tag creates a multiline textbox.  It is used as part of a Form (see the FORM tag) as an input control.

Attributes

COLS

Specifies the width of the textbox in characters.

DISABLED

Disables the textbox.

NAME

Specifies the name used by the Form to identify the drop-down list.

READONLY

When set, the user will not be able to modify the contents of the textbox.

ROWS

Specifies how many rows (lines) are displayed of the textbox.

Example

Code

<textarea cols="30" rows="5">Burns: I feel like such a free spirit, and I'm really enjoying this so-called... "iced cream".
...[1F05] Bart's Inner Child</textarea>

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