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Colspan in table

Hi ,
  I created a table with 4 columns.. In one row I want to create a textarea and wanted to to span for 4 columns. Please let me know how can I do it.

I tried like this..but its not working
<tr >
           <td colspan="3">  <textarea  rows="6">Clinical Notes</textarea> </td>
   
    </tr>
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Gurvinder Pal Singh

8/22/2022 - Mon
cmalakar

<table>
  <tr><td>1stColumn</td><td>2nd Column</td><td>3rd Column</td><td>4thColumn</td></tr>
  <tr><td colspan="4"> <textarea rows="6"></textarea></td></tr>
</table>
cmalakar

Probably add a border, you will see that td occupying 4 columns
<table border="1">
  <tr><td>1stColumn</td><td>2nd Column</td><td>3rd Column</td><td>4thColumn</td></tr>
  <tr><td colspan="4"> <textarea rows="6" width="100%"></textarea></td></tr>
</table>

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Sthokala

Hi cmalakar,
  I tried the above..the result is attached in the pic. I am using IE. Please let me know how can I do this.

Thank you
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