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form larger than screen real estate

is it possible to design an input type form that is larger than the available screen real estate so i can simply let the user fill in a standars form required by a company without having to break it into sections. the form woul have to represent a normal page of 8.5 x 11 inches and of course have scroll bars. i currently design the windows to fit in a 640 by 480 resolution. i desing tho in 1152 x 864 .
 

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cheekycjCommented:
Could you give an example of what you are trying to do.. not sure i understand.

CJ
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leemarcAuthor Commented:
similar to the forms you fill in on the internet when you tab from field to field and the forms auto scrolls the form up to fill in the next filed if necessary. I would rather do this so the user can follow the form he is entering the data from into the computer
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mgfranzCommented:
You can make a form field any size you want, it is the browser and monitor resolution that will dictate if the form needs to scroll or not.  Think about this, if you create a text field form that is cols=80 and rows=60 but your monitor is only 640x480, the browser is going to know that you need to have scroll bars to fill in the whole field.  But if your monitor is set to 800x600, you will not see any scroll bars.

Look at the comment or answer text field on this page, it is cols=40 and rows=20

What is it you are asking?

Mark
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leemarcAuthor Commented:
thank you or your time
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mgfranzCommented:
This is easy to test, create your page form fields, then reset your resolution to 640x480 and view the page, if the results are not what you want, redo them.

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