This extension is the 'max-length' replacement and allows you to display the available space in entry-data type form elements.
- Counter with 'normal', 'warning' and 'maximum' levels. - Highly customizable: colors for each level, borders, font size and styles. - Counter modes: 'normal' (characters typed) and 'reverse' (characters left). - Optionally the text is smartly truncated when reaches the maximum length allowed. - Selectable display behavior: 'always' or only 'on focus'. - Eight counter positions with extra offsets, padding and width options. - Lightweight and unobtrusive - Cross-browser, cross-platform and backward compatible.
1. Design your form as you usually do. 2. Drag and drop this extension. 3. Open the properties dialog box and enter the TextArea objects names. 4. Setup the colors you want and optionally fine-tune the wanted behavior. 5. Preview or publish.