Hawt damn did it! the text field was indeed too small. Thanks so much directly pinpointing the problem. I am truly sorry for assuming it may have been a bug.
Here's a victory screenshot of the program working to celebrate!
<img src="http://i.imgur.com/dwtuAvM.jpg1" border="0" />
On another note by brother got his project working, so booyeah! Big shoutout to the whole Construct 2 team for this awesome program!