Web - HTML text box question

Bryan Azorsky 8 years ago updated by icahill (Administrator) 8 years ago 1
I'm looking for help in creating a text box that contains too much text to fit in the box, so I need it to be able to scroll.

I'm building this off of the Rat Pack code that Dustin led on Nov 1st.

I've created a html document, about2.html

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I'm placing it in the object class for the first image position from the class, and I haven't changed the name as you will notice.

It's not working the way I want, I can't see the text appear. I think I'm going about this the wrong way.
Is your html formatted or is it just straight text like you have above?

In order for an html file to appear in a web tag it needs to be formatted. here is a sample:

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
<title>I Love HTML</title>
<meta http-equiv="Content-Language" content="en-us" />
<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1" />
Everything displayed on your page will be in here.