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How to increase the length of my edit boxes inside of a "DetailsView" control?

I have several edit boxes inside of a "DetailsView" control. Can someone tell me how I can make the edit boxes longer in length? I am not use to resizing these types of controls?

I am using .NET 3.5 with VS 2008
<asp:DetailsView ID="DetailsView1" runat="server" AutoGenerateRows="False" 
         DataKeyNames="TempUserID" DataSourceID="SqlDataSource1" 
        DefaultMode="Insert" Height="50px" Width="333px" GridLines="None">
        <Fields>
            <asp:BoundField DataField="TempUserID" HeaderText="TempUserID" 
                InsertVisible="False" ReadOnly="True" SortExpression="TempUserID" />
            <asp:BoundField DataField="UserFirstName" HeaderText="First Name" 
                SortExpression="UserFirstName" />
            <asp:BoundField DataField="UserLastName" HeaderText="Last Name" 
                SortExpression="UserLastName" />
            <asp:BoundField DataField="userEmail" HeaderText="Email" 
                SortExpression="userEmail" />
            <asp:BoundField DataField="userPhone" HeaderText="Phone" 
                SortExpression="userPhone" />
            <asp:BoundField DataField="useraltemail" HeaderText="Email" 
                SortExpression="useraltemail" />
            <asp:BoundField DataField="useraltphone" HeaderText="Phone" 
                SortExpression="useraltphone" />
            <asp:BoundField DataField="intuserPocID" HeaderText="intuserPocID" 
                SortExpression="intuserPocID" />
            <asp:BoundField DataField="txtHomeAddress" HeaderText="Address" 
                SortExpression="txtHomeAddress" />
            <asp:BoundField DataField="txtHomeCity" HeaderText="City" 
                SortExpression="txtHomeCity" />
            <asp:BoundField DataField="txtHomeState" HeaderText="State" 
                SortExpression="txtHomeState" />
            <asp:BoundField DataField="txtHomeZip" HeaderText="Zip" 
                SortExpression="txtHomeZip" />
            <asp:BoundField DataField="userExpire" HeaderText="Expire Date " 
                SortExpression="userExpire" />
            <asp:CommandField InsertText="Save" ShowEditButton="True" ButtonType="Button"  
                ShowInsertButton="True" />
        </Fields>
    </asp:DetailsView>

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abelCommented:
Look at the following example, that explains it all, doesn't it? The control-style is for the internal edit box.


<asp:DetailsView runat="server" ID="bla">
    <FieldHeaderStyle Width="200" />
    <Fields>
        <asp:BoundField ItemStyle-Width="200" ControlStyle-Width="150" />
    </Fields>
</asp:DetailsView>

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brgdotnetAuthor Commented:
Great, I will award you the points. But do you know what the difference between ItemStyle-Width and ControlStyle-Width ?
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abelCommented:
Yes. The control-style with should be the textbox, if any. The ItemStyle width should be the cell. If you would have an asp:ImageField, the controlstyle would be on the image, and for an asp:CommandField the controlstyle would be on the button itself.

In other words: the ItemStyle is applied to the TD and the ControlStyle to the element (if any) that is created in the TD.

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brgdotnetAuthor Commented:
Thank you!
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