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RE: HTML question?

From: Richard Allsebrook <richard.allsebrook@easysoft.com>
Date: Thu, 16 Nov 2000 16:47:15 -0000
To: "Bischoff, Alex" <Alex.Bischoff@xpedior.com>, <html-tidy@w3.org>
Message-ID: <NEBBJPGGOPOMAMHNOANNAEMGCBAA.richard.allsebrook@easysoft.com>
Put the <FORM> outside the table:


<FORM>
<TABLE CELLPADDING=0 CELLSPACING=0 BORDER=1>
<TR>
	<TD>Text here</TD>
	<TD>Text here</TD>
</TR>
</TABLE>
</FORM>

Hope this helps...
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-----Original Message-----
From: html-tidy-request@w3.org [mailto:html-tidy-request@w3.org]On
Behalf Of Bischoff, Alex
Sent: Thursday, November 16, 2000 4:05 PM
To: html-tidy@w3.org
Subject: HTML question?


I apologize if this is off topic, but I didn't know where else to turn.
Really, if you know of a more appropriate forum, I'd be happy to hear of it.

Anyhow, I'm dealing with a form in a table cell. However, both Netscape and
IE seem to want to insert a carriage return after </FORM> :(.

On work-around seems to be to include the <FORM> tags outside of the <TD>
tags. And, yes, I know that's not legal HTML -- that's why I'm actively
looking for a better solution ;).

Below is a short file which demonstrates this problem. Any ideas?

<HTML>
<HEAD>
<TITLE>Tables test</TITLE>
</HEAD>

<BODY>

<!-- notice the extra carriage return in the rendering of this version -->
<TABLE CELLPADDING=0 CELLSPACING=0 BORDER=1>
<TR>
	<TD>Text here</TD>
	<TD><FORM>Text here</FORM></TD>
</TR>
</TABLE>
<BR>

<!-- this version "fixes it", but is unfortunately not legal HTML -->
<TABLE CELLPADDING=0 CELLSPACING=0 BORDER=1>
<TR>
	<FORM>
	<TD>Text here</TD>
	<TD>Text here</TD>
	</FORM>
</TR>
</TABLE>
</BODY>
</HTML>


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