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contentable div - double break

Posted on 2004-04-16
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im having div with contenteditable=true attribute.
when users enter data and click "enter" to break line it does double break:

ex.

this is me

this is me

instead of

this is me
this is me

to avoid this i made this solution:
<div class="input" tabindex="2" id="edit" onfocus="Clean()" contentEditable="true">
                                                                  <div></div>
                                                                  Enter your message here
                                                            </div>

it was working OK until i decided to make default value for the content ("enter message here"),
and clean the text when the div get focus.
with this feture it makes double break again

any solutions?
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Question by:eladr
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searlas earned 75 total points
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The 'double break' you refer to is a new paragraph.  i.e. hitting enter inserts <p>...</p>.  You can use CSS to change the margin/space above and below a <p> tag if you wish:
<style type="text/css">
P { margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px }
</style>
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