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Scrollable PHP Text Box output Table

Hello Experts,

Im a little confused as how i output data into a scrollable text box, it is set up in the database as 255 varchar, but dont know how to make the table scrollable for "last spoken to" and "notes"

Please could you assist me,

Output of table is attached in code.

thanks
echo"<table>";
   echo "<tr><td>Company:</td><td>".$row['customer_name']."</td></tr>";
    echo "<tr><td>Account Number:</td><td><a href=\"account.php?val=".$row['account_number']."\">".$row['account_number']."</a></td></tr>";
	 echo "<tr><td>Contact Name:</td><td>".$row['contact_name']."</td></tr>";
	 echo "<tr><td>Telephone Number:</td><td>".$row['telephone_number']."</td></tr>";
	 echo "<tr><td>Fax:</td><td>".$row['fax']."</td></tr>";
	 echo "<tr><td>Contact Mob Number:</td><td>".$row['contact_mobile']."</td></tr>";
	 echo "<tr><td>Address:</td><td>".$row['full_address']."</td></tr>";
	 echo "<tr><td>Network:</td><td>".$row['network']."</td></tr>";
	 echo "<tr><td>Last Spoke To:</td><td>".$row['last_spoke_to']."</td></tr>";
	 echo "<tr><td>Notes:</td><td>".$row['notes']."</td></tr>";
	 echo "<tr><td>Kit Fund Level:</td><td>".$row['kit_fund_level']."</td></tr>";
   echo"</table>";

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NeoAshura
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meb_santosoCommented:
Did you mean something like this : (see screenshot)

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Then it's not really a PHP-issue, it's CSS/HTML stuff :-)

Your script:
echo "<tr><td>Last Spoke To:</td><td>".$row['last_spoke_to']."</td></tr>";

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Change it to:
echo "<tr><td>Last Spoke To:</td><td>"
[b]<div style="width: [u]190px[/u];height: [u]250px[/u];overflow:auto;">
[/b].$row['last_spoke_to'].[b]</div>[/b]"</td></tr>";

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Adjust the width and height accordingly.
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meb_santosoCommented:
sorry, I put the "new" version betweet code-tags.

It should be like this:

echo "<tr><td>Last Spoke To:</td><td>"
<div style="width: 190px;height: 250px;overflow:auto;">
.$row['last_spoke_to'].</div>"</td></tr>";

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NeoAshuraAuthor Commented:
i dont believe you can put div tags inside of php..

any other ideas?
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meb_santosoCommented:
correction:
echo "<tr><td>Last Spoke To:</td><td>
<div style=\"width: 190px;height: 250px;overflow:auto;\">"
.$row['last_spoke_to']."</div></td></tr>";
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NeoAshuraAuthor Commented:
cheers buddy
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meb_santosoCommented:
:-)
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