This week's book giveaway is in the OCMJEA forum. We're giving away four copies of OCM Java EE 6 Enterprise Architect Exam Guide and have Paul Allen & Joseph Bambara on-line! See this thread for details.
This code will trim the string and will have another field updating the field count,say 150 characters entered.
Also,HTML 5.0 has maxlength and does not support IE.HTML 4.01 does not have maxlength and supports IE.