This week's giveaway is in the EJB and other Java EE Technologies forum. We're giving away four copies of EJB 3 in Action and have Debu Panda, Reza Rahman, Ryan Cuprak, and Michael Remijan 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.