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Re: more table tricks

From: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 08 Mar 2000 14:05:31 -0500
Message-ID: <38C6A47B.4C81ED39@w3.org>
To: Wendy A Chisholm <wendy@w3.org>
CC: w3c-wai-er-ig@w3.org, w3c-wai-gl@w3.org
Wendy A Chisholm wrote:
> Since IE and Communicator do not position the CAPTION element consistently
> between them, authors have found other ways to create captions that look
> nice.  suggestions include using nested tables or images to position the
> caption.
> ugh.
> refer to the article at http://webreview.com/pub/98/02/27/tag/index.html

The "align" attribute is legal, but deprecated in HTML 4.01. There is no
"valign" attribute on the CAPTION element. And no discussion of
the CSS2 property 'caption-side' and other positioning properties.

 _ Ian

[1] http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-CSS2/tables.html#q6

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