up Inquisit Language Reference

textboxsize attribute

The textboxsize attribute defines the width and height of the bounding rectangle of the edit control on a textbox survey item.

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/ textboxsize = (width variable, height variable)


width variable The width of the rectangle in pixels (default), percent, or points.
height variable The height of the rectangle in pixels (default), percent, or points.


The textboxsize attribute allows the edit control to be scaled to the desired size for a questionnaire, independent of the size of the entire item.


The following presents a textbox question, with the textbox sized to 200 by 100 pixels.

<textbox question1>
/ caption = "What is your name?"
/ textboxsize=(200, 100)

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