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Use of pre tag avoids word wrapping

Periakaruppan Thiagarajan
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Joined: Jul 26, 2005
Posts: 65
I have used the pre tag to display dynamic content in pre-formatted text. But this avoids word wrapping which leads to horizontal scroll bar appearing in the screen. Is any other way to avoid this?

Eric Pascarello

Joined: Nov 08, 2001
Posts: 15376
because that is what the pre tag does!

Look into CSS with word wrap and try setting a width.

I agree. Here's the link:
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