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Old December 28th, 2005, 03:04 AM
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I just want a horizontal scroll bar in my listbox.. is that possible???

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The resulting HTML for an ASP.NET listbox web control is a standard <select> tag. Unfortunately, this HTML element doesn't do horizontal scrolling. It just draws itself wide enough to show all of the widest option. If you assign an explicit pixel width to the control, it will just cut off the option text that is too wide.

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Thanks I found a way out i put the list box in a div an gave div option of horizontal scrolling.. Not a very good UI but thats the only way out i found coz i cant trim my text....

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Can you provide me some example on how to add horizontal scroll bar in my listbox? I had try using <div> tag but it seen did not work.Thank

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