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A textarea allows data entry by entering text. They let users display three rowed text at default.


Placeholder can be given. Maximum lenght of text area can be specified.


  • Consider setting as auto sizeable by giving min and max rows to automatically size displayed text area by entering data.
  • Consider activating allow clear to let users remove entered text by clicking on X icon.

When to use

  • Use Textarea for long text data input.

Additional info

  • Consider activating show count to display total number of characters in text during data entering.
  • Consider using bordered to emphasize in dense environments.


  • The updatable properties of Textareas are placeholder and max lenght.
  • The updatable behaviours of Textareas are allow clear, auto size, bordered and show count.
  • The updatable style features of Textareas are margin, padding, size, overflow, typography, background, border, effects and css.
  • The updatable style features of Textarea Placeholder are margin, padding, typography and css.
  • The usable dynamic properties of Textareas are allowClear, autoSize, minRows, maxRows, bordered, maxLenght, showCount, hidden and style.