Since the amount of space provided by a text field is limited, text areas are used to accommodate questions which may require multiple line responses.
(a) Type the title in Label field.
(b) Use the Type drop down menu to select Textarea.
(c) Optional: Check the box to make the field mandatory.
(d) Click the Add button.
(e) Optional: On the Edit component page, include additional instructions or information for completing this field in the Description.
(f) Optional: Use the width and height fields in the Display section to set the size of a text area.
(g) Click the Save component button to add your new field and return to the View/Edit page.
(h) Click on the View tab to review your form, or remain on the Form Components page to continue editing.
Note the difference in size between a text field and text area. Click the Webform tab to resume editing your form.