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    "Text Area" Will Not widen!?

    Asked by fcrp on October 22, 2014 at 10:22 PM

    text area not changing width - it is stuck at 200px and nothing is working! :( tried to change in css and in the formbuilder but it will not widen!?

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by jonathan on October 23, 2014 at 05:55 AM


    From what I checked on your jotform 

    it seems the max-width value of form-textarea is the one that is preventing further width on the textarea box.


    Please try this CSS code

    .form-textarea {


    max-width: 275px;



    Inform  us if this did not work.