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    Can I change the spacing between columns?

    Asked by DurangoPsych on October 16, 2013 at 06:34 AM

    I have a question field with many options so I have spread the selections into 3 columns. There is plenty of room on the page, but the columns are too narrow and the checkbox options are wrapping into 2 lines

    Is there a setting I can change to make the columns wider or add space between the columns?

    I hope the wording is not too confusing. See the attached jpg named "changed column width.jpg".

    Thanks for your help,

    Elle Ambrose

    elle@desertdolphin.com

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    checkbox jpg column width thanks
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    Answered by jedcadorna on October 16, 2013 at 07:49 AM

    Good day,

    Thank you for contacting us. Please try to insert this CSS code to change the width of the checkbox.

    .form-multiple-column .form-checkbox-item {width: 220px;}

     

    Let us know if you have other questions.

    Thanks,

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    Answered by DurangoPsych on October 16, 2013 at 10:11 AM

    Excellent, thank  you. That works perfectly. Is there a tutorial or information with this kind of design instruction?

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    Answered by jedcadorna on October 16, 2013 at 10:17 AM

    You are welcome, Non as of the moment but we will try to create a some guides in the future, You can also search the forum for some other threads for answers or workarounds. If you have other questions you can also post your question/s here.