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Assigning Box sizes

mreevs asked
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Last Modified: 2012-05-06

I'm sure this is a very easy question the answer but I cant seem to find anything that will work for me.

The code below is what I have for changing a record on my site. I have the width set to 30 charters but I want the box to be about 4 lines deep. I have tried several different tags to try and get it that way but nothing seems to work.

Any help would be greatly appreciated.
	<td bordercolor=EEEEEE><input type="text" size="30" width="2" value="<? echo "$description"; ?>" name="description" /></td>

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What do you mean by 4 lines deep? If you mean height then you can increase the height of the box but if you want the description to appear in 4 lines then you can use a textarea


I want to have 4 lines of text.  How do I add the textarea command into previously stated code?
<textarea rows="4">your text</textarea>
This way if you want exact code
        <td bordercolor=EEEEEE><textarea rows="4" name="description"><? echo "$description"; ?></textarea></td>

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