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email text without CR exceeds email window

Thread began 10/18/2012 10:57 pm by mike410462 | Last modified 10/19/2012 2:03 pm by mike410462 | 459 views | 2 replies

mike410462

email text without CR exceeds email window

I am using databridge UE to setup a simple contact form.
I stumbled on this accidentally and cannot figure out how to fix.
Basically, I was testing the comments test box I have and just typed in repeated keystrokes for a good long time and then copied that chunk, hit return and pasted, return and pasted. I was seeing how the text box reacted to a lot of text.
On the form itself - no problem - scrollbar and all text within box.
But on the email itself - the text way overflows the text box (really the table cell) way right, until it sees the return (CR/BR whichever) drops correctly and then shoots off to the right again.
I tried to define both a table width size and also a width for that cell - to no effect - the text still shoots off to the right. I would have thought that the text would stay within the table cell, but it does not - even with a max size limit.
I have attached a screen shot of that part of the email.
This is a basic form using the blank template provided (modified to contain the data I wanted in the email per your instructional video).
When it sees a return, the text drops fine, but this is what happens if I type a lot without hitting the return key.
It probably is something simple I missed, but does anyone have any thoughts about how to correct?
Any help would be appreciated

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