how do i display a textbox with text but make it so people cannont edit that textbox?<BR><BR>same goes with a textarea box as well.<BR>thanks.
cool.. now we're getting inner-cross-posts. :)<BR><BR>Se the answer to your question a couple of lines below.
Type the word "readonly" somewhere within your tag for text...<BR><BR><input type="text" readonly name="something" value="whatever"><BR><BR>Haven't tried it in a textarea.
That's a good answer, but it doesn't work in all browsers. Same thing with the 'disabled' tag.