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Track chars left in textarea
by johnmotyljr

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<!DOCTYPE html>


	<script type="text/javascript" src=""></script>
	<script type="text/javascript">
		function limitText(limitField, limitCount, limitNum) 
			if (limitField.value.length > limitNum) 
				limitField.value = limitField.value.substring(0, limitNum);
				limitCount.value = limitNum - limitField.value.length;


	<form name="myform">
		<textarea name="limitedtextarea" 
				  rows="3" cols="27">
        <p>Remaining character count:
			<input readonly type="text" name="countdown" size="3" value="250" readonly="readonly" id="remain">

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