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    How can we change the textbox input width?

    Asked by cancjy on April 25, 2016 at 07:19 AM
    Even when I change the size as mentioned above, the text box remains the same
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    Answered by Ben on April 25, 2016 at 07:24 AM

    I presume that this is the form where you want to change the width of the text box: http://www.jotform.me/form/61151724402444

    Do let us know if it is some other form and if you happen to have any specific width you had in mind, or if you are just looking to change the size of each or all textboxes in general and we would be happy to assist with the same.

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    Answered by stmediaeditorial on May 24, 2017 at 08:57 AM

    Ben, I am having the same issue. I have tried changing the width to double the size of the text box in CSS designer yet it remains the same. I even tried changing the percentage which only work if I reduced the percentage, not increased.

    Can you assist?

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    Answered by stmediaeditorial on May 24, 2017 at 09:07 AM

    Okay, right after I posted I found out I was trying to do things the hard way. For me, it was as simple as clicking back over to the "Design" tab instead of the "CSS" tab, clicking "TEXTBOX STYLES" and increasing the pixels inside of "TEXTBOX & TEXTBOX AREA WIDTH".


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    Answered by david on May 24, 2017 at 11:23 AM

    Glad you were able to get things figured out.  If you have any further questions, if you wouldn't mind creating a new thread we will be happy to help: