User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.0; .NET CLR 1.1.4322) Build Identifier: When I paste a long string into a text field (Longer than a text field's width...this box I'm typing in now is an example of one) instead of making the text wrap to the next line, it creates a horizontal scroll bar and keeps the string of text on one line. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1.Cut a string of long text from a document or txt file(must be longer than the width of text field from step 2) 2.Paste that string into a text field 3.Horizontal scroll bar appears, text does not wrap to next line. Actual Results: Text appeared in text field on one line, creating a horizontal scroll bar for the text field. Expected Results: text should stay contained in the width of the text field and wrap to the next line. Thanks for the great browser, I love the tabs feature and it's a big improvement over IE! Although trying to update a website through my site's admin page, is difficult when I cut and paste text into a text field.
For me, Firefox soft-wraps but does not hard-wrap text in textareas. So I paste a long string that doesn't contain spaces, I get a horizontal scrollbar instead of wrapping. Do you see the same behavior?
It happens on Linux too. And yes, it does "soft-wrapping" but no "hard-wrapping". I hope this issue will be adressed.
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*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 271055 ***
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
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