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    How can I prevent the textarea field from being resizable?

    Asked by Manuel1234 on July 13, 2015 at 03:22 PM

    Hello, i'm trying to build a form so users can type data, however i need to prevent the user to be able to drag the text box down, this causes a problem because it covers my layout, i need a way to keep the text box static.

     how can i fix this?


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    JotForm Support

    Answered by david on July 13, 2015 at 04:31 PM


    To prevent users from being to resize the text area, add this code to your form.

    textarea { resize:none; }

    Here is a guide which should help you in injecting custom css:  http://www.jotform.com/help/117-How-to-Inject-Custom-CSS-Codes

    If you have any further questions, let us know and we will be happy to help.

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    Answered by Manuel1234 on July 13, 2015 at 04:33 PM

    Thank you so much!!! that fixed my problem.

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    Answered by Ben on July 13, 2015 at 05:34 PM

    In my colleague's name, you are welcome.

    Do let us know if you have any further questions or issues and we would be happy to assist.