See http://word.mvps.org/FAQs/Customization/FillinTheBlanks.htm and
especially the forms tutorials by Dian Chapman that this article links to.
You can specify a character limit in the Form Field Options.
Suzanne S. Barnhill
Microsoft MVP (Word)
Words into Type
Fairhope, Alabama USA
"Jessica@aol.com" <Jessicaaolcom@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> I am trying to create an online form that will allow for a limited amount
> characters per field.
> For example:
> Name: 20 Characters at length and so on
> Date: 15 Characters
> Title of the reading: 40 characters
> Please advise,
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