Character counter for traditional web

How to count characters in text box in traditional web? I did not find character counter widget  in toolbox.

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Sneha,


You can check any built in function by opening widget assign and check from the popup window

Hi Sneha

When you are looking for the counter widget in the toolbox, it seems you are trying to put this with the Text Area / Input Box. Where as the user will start typing it will show how many character they have entered. 

Am I correct? You can use the JS for this:


The references are: 

https://stackoverflow.com/questions/9767521/count-and-display-number-of-characters-in-a-textbox-using-javascript/35739863 

https://www.c-sharpcorner.com/blogs/count-remaining-characters-in-textbox-using-javascript1 


Please feel free to ask if you have any further questions.

Hi Sneha Kumari,

Along with above solutions, Please check below links as well if it suits your use case.

https://outsystemsui.outsystems.com/WebStyleGuidePreview/CharacterCount.aspx

Also, you can find Charactercount widget under utilities. make sure you have tick marked the widget under manage depdencies.


You might need to have a look here as well -

https://www.outsystems.com/forge/component-overview/7686/character-count

Thanks,

Vani


Hi Sneha Kumari

Were you able to resolve the issue by any of provided solutions ? Please let us know if still facing any issue.

Thanks,

Vani

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