Hi everyone. I’m trying to figure out why nothing can be seen when I enter something for the value of textarea. Is there a different name other than value? I’ve tried everything, it’s the only one that won’t show the value.

This is a snippet from the form:


None can be seen here:

Thanks for the help

stores content in a child text node, not a “value” attribute, e.g.

I see…thanks for your reply.
What if I wanted to do that javascript when someone clicks on a field box, the text disappears. I actually have that on some of my other input, but how do I add that to my ?
This is the code I’m using :

EDIT// You know what, never mind. I’ve decided to just use “placeholder”.
Thank you for your help.