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    Max/min number of letters in a topic


    Set a minimal/maximal number of letters in a topic

    Set up

    Paste this code in your javascript panel
    // Source:
     function conta(val) {
            if (val.testo.value.length > max) {
               val.testo.value = val.testo.value.substring(0,max)
          rest = 0
       else {
          rest = max - val.testo.value.length
            val.num.value = rest
    // End -->

    Now, paste this html code in your template near the reply-box area
    <!--- Subject: "Letters on topics" - Copyright 2012 by All Rights Reserved. Use and/or modification of this script is allowed, provided this entire copyright notice remains in the original or modified code. Distribution is not allowed without written consent from FMCodes---!>
    <form name="web-link">
    <textarea name="testo" rows="4" cols="30" wrap="soft" onkeyup="conta(this.form)"></textarea>
    <input value="100" size="3" name="num" disabled="">

    Customize the tutorial

    You must edit "max=100" with the number of letters/numbers you want; of course using "min=100" you can set the minimal number of letters/numbers .Good:


    Max/min number of letters in a topic Test11

    Technical problems

    The tutorial was tested on PhpBB3 and works with every browsers; If you notice that the tutorial doesn't work for a browser or for a version of forum (PhpBB2, PhpBB3, PunBB, Invision) contact an administrator and we will fill this field with your segnalation.

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    Last edited by Niko on Mon Apr 16, 2012 7:05 pm; edited 1 time in total

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      where is template for quick reply ?

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