This week's book giveaway is in the OCAJP 8 forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide and have Edward Finegan & Robert Liguori 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.