From Bugzilla Helper: User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.0rc1) Gecko/20020417 BuildID: 2002041711 content of a textarea box is 'transparent' if you don't specify cols="". you can override the cols with style="width:x" as you would expect, but you have to at least provide cols="" (i.e. with no value specified) for the content of the textarea to be rendered. note: the content is 'there', you can select it and read it once highlighted, but not in its 'natural', unselected state. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. <textarea rows="10" style="width:400px">content</textarea> Actual Results: content of textarea not visible, though textarea box is Expected Results: content should be visible <textarea rows="10" style="width:400px" cols="">content</textarea> this works
er, should have doubled checked the HTML 4.01 recommendation first...sorry.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 17 years ago
Resolution: --- → INVALID
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