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issue with a textbox on firefox.

 
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hi all,
i have a textbox on my page.i wanted to put restriction on max. number of charactors(100) in textbox so i created a javascript function and called it on the event "onkeypress".
the problem is
when textbox reaches to 100 charactor,it gets locked for the user,i mean it doesn't lets user delete the content,backspace also doesn't work.

can anyone help me.

with IE7 it doesn't gets locked.
thanks
 
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"kami the killer", please check your private messages for an important administrative matter.
 
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Why not just use the maxLength attribute?
 
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thanks buddy.
but the masLength attribute is present with TextBox,not with TextArea.
so i 'll have to fix that problem using javascript only.

the problem still persist.
 
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In your very first post you told that you needed for Textbox and now you are asking for TextArea.
Just clarify it whether you are using textbox or textarea.
 
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oh sorry buddy.
i'm using TextArea.

now can you help me please.....
 
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Here is the code , in this code if you give more than 10 characters it will just erase them automatically.




 
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Thanks alot.
 
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"kami the killer", please check your private messages for an important administrative matter. Again.
 
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