Witdh from the Textarea field


if i change the width from a textarea field no changes appears on that page. i have played with own css styles but i dont find any solution to make the fieldtext bigger (width)? Do you have any idea? tnx

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Hi @Eddie Jaeger,

My name is Rafael Franco and I'm the Tech Lead of the Product Team here at Adaptavist. First of all, thanks for using Forms for Confluence. I understand that one would expect that for whatever value one would set in the width, the Textarea would accept that. Unfortunately, Atlassian sets textareas to have a max-width of 250px.

A way to make this work, is overriding the css and make this max-width a different value, so this

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Change it to a value different than 250px and it will work as intended.

Hope it helped. If it did, it would be great if you could leave us a review in the marketplace, it helps a lot further developing the product.



Hi Rafael,

tnx for the hint - now it works fine.

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