HTML <textarea> tag
A simple text area:
<textarea rows="2" cols="20">
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Definition and Usage
The <textarea> tag defines a multi-line text input control.
A text area can hold an unlimited number of
characters, and the text renders in a fixed-width font (usually Courier).
The size of a textarea can be specified by the cols and
rows attributes, or even better; through CSS' height and width properties.
The <textarea> tag is supported in all major browsers.
Differences Between HTML and XHTML
DTD indicates in which DTD the attribute is
allowed. S=Strict, T=Transitional, and F=Frameset.
||Specifies the visible width of a text-area
||Specifies the visible number of rows in a text-area
||Specifies that a text-area should be disabled
||Specifies the name for a text-area
||Specifies that a text-area should be read-only
|id, class, title, style, dir, lang, xml:lang, tabindex,
For a full description, go to Standard
|onfocus, onblur, onselect, onchange, onclick, ondblclick, onmousedown, onmouseup, onmouseover, onmousemove, onmouseout, onkeypress, onkeydown, onkeyup
For a full description, go to Event Attributes.
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