ASP.NET 2.0 - Text Box - 100% Width Does Not Work When Blank!

Posted on 2007-11-21
Last Modified: 2013-11-26
I have a text box that its width is set to 100%. If the text box is empty, it goes to a very minimized size! I need to do something like the one in this page EE Question Wizard text box (title for example) it is full width even when it's empty.

Question by:feesu
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 3
  • 2
LVL 23

Expert Comment

by:Ashish Patel
ID: 20326491
put size property to something and try

Author Comment

ID: 20326494
My size property is already set to 100%
LVL 23

Expert Comment

by:Ashish Patel
ID: 20326561
not to 100% it should be in numbers like 35 to represent no of characters. Try putting size="35" and check
Quiz: What Do These Organizations Have In Common?

Hint: Their teams ended up taking quizzes, too.

LVL 39

Accepted Solution

Pratima Pharande earned 50 total points
ID: 20326627
set Width="100%"  and also set the Width for table , td , tr tags properly

Author Comment

ID: 20345204
It works for HTML input, but not for ASP text box.
LVL 23

Expert Comment

by:Ashish Patel
ID: 20348274
in asp text box there is a size property which you will have to set a value to like size="35" and not in % or px.

Featured Post

Efficient way to get backups off site to Azure

This user guide provides instructions on how to deploy and configure both a StoneFly Scale Out NAS Enterprise Cloud Drive virtual machine and Veeam Cloud Connect in the Microsoft Azure Cloud.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

For those of you who don't follow the news, or just happen to live under rocks, Microsoft Research released a beta SDK ( for the Xbox 360 Kinect. If you don't know what a Kinect is (http:…
More often than not, we developers are confronted with a need: a need to make some kind of magic happen via code. Whether it is for a client, for the boss, or for our own personal projects, the need must be satisfied. Most of the time, the Framework…
In this video we outline the Physical Segments view of NetCrunch network monitor. By following this brief how-to video, you will be able to learn how NetCrunch visualizes your network, how granular is the information collected, as well as where to f…
Do you want to know how to make a graph with Microsoft Access? First, create a query with the data for the chart. Then make a blank form and add a chart control. This video also shows how to change what data is displayed on the graph as well as form…

622 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question