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I have added a custom field using the text option however the box to enter the text is tiny.  Is there a way to expand it?

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Hannah Morgan Community Leader Oct 07, 2021

There is no long text custom field option, unfortunately :( it would be cool to see some other field types released in the feature, so if this one is important to you, I'd reach out to Trello directly with a feature request. In the meantime, the description of the card would be the place to go to enter anything that's longer than a few words.

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Laura Holton Community Leader Oct 07, 2021

Hi @stephen_weller 👋

Welcome to the Community! Unfortunately the text box is pre-sized by Trello and is unable to be altered. The Trello article Suvradip points to will help walk you through custom fields in a bit more detail for future use but does not include the capabilities you seek.

I hope this helps but if you have any other questions just ask away 😃

All the best,

Laura

Hi @stephen_weller ,

Could you please check this trello guide - 

https://help.trello.com/article/1067-using-custom-fields and a field name can be up to 25 characters ?

Let me know if that helps.

Cheers

Suvradip

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