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    Is there a text box or text area that counts characters and displays characters left?

    Asked by everycontractor on June 24, 2015 at 04:51 PM

    I have an input area that I need less then 160 characters.  Is there a way of displaying how many characters are left to enter?

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    JotForm Support Manager

    Answered by Jeanette on June 24, 2015 at 05:51 PM

    Yes, we actually have a character counter widget http://widgets.jotform.com/widget/character_counter

    You can search it under the Widgets menu: