A placeholder can be given. The maximum length of the 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 the X icon.

When to use

  • Use Textarea for long text data input.

Additional info

  • Consider activating show count to display the total number of characters in the text during data entering.

  • Consider using bordered to emphasize in dense environments.


  • The updatable properties of Textareas are placeholder and max length.

  • The updatable behaviors of Textareas are allowing 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 allow clear, autoSize, minRows, maxRows, bordered, max length, showCount, hidden, and style.

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