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RE: indenting

From: Joan Piroch <d4951@sccoast.net>
Date: Tue, 07 Dec 1999 13:23:43 -0500
Message-Id: <2.2.32.19991207182343.006a1eb0@sccoast.net>
To: "Neff, Robert" <Robert.Neff@usmint.treas.gov>
Cc: "'Charles McCathieNevile'" <charles@w3.org>, "Neff, Robert" <Robert.Neff@usmint.treas.gov>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org, Jamie Fox <jfox@fenix2.dol-esa.gov>
<tongue in cheek>

You can always try a bunch of &nbsp; 's 

</tongue in cheek>

Paul


At 01:12 PM 12/7/99 -0500, Neff, Robert wrote:
>Its not about whether or not your browser supports CSS, rather its about
>what the corporate design standards are.  What jamie is asking is, "How do
>you do this if you do not use CSS"
>
>		-----Original Message-----
>		From:	Charles McCathieNevile [mailto:charles@w3.org]
>		Sent:	Tuesday, December 07, 1999 1:06 PM
>		To:	Neff, Robert
>		Cc:	w3c-wai-ig@w3.org; 'Joan Piroch'; Jamie Fox
>		Subject:	RE: indenting
>
>		Assume that people who have browsers which do not support
>CSS are probably
>		not very interested in presentation controlled to the level
>provided by CSS.
>
>		Charles McCN
>
>		On Tue, 7 Dec 1999, Neff, Robert wrote:
>
>		  you cannot rely on CSS!  what are other options!
>		  
>		  /rob
>		  
>		  		-----Original Message-----
>		  		From:	Joan Piroch
>[mailto:d4951@sccoast.net]
>		  		Sent:	Tuesday, December 07, 1999 12:21 PM
>		  		To:	Jamie Fox
>		  		Cc:	w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
>		  		Subject:	Re: indenting
>		  
>		  		At 03:13 PM 12/6/99 -0500, Jamie Fox wrote:
>		  		>I want to indent sections of a document
>without using
>		  spaces or some other 
>		  		>cheat.  I want to do something similar to
>what <blockquote>
>		  does.  Will 
>		  		><DIR> do it and how will it hold up on
>older browsers?
>		  Thanks for your 
>		  		>help.
>		  		>
>		  		>-Jamie Fox
>		  
>		  
>		  		>>CSS is what you want to use here.
>Something such as the
>		  following:
>		  
>		  
>		  		div.section1 {
>		  		             margin-left:20px
>		  		             }
>		  
>		  		in the head section or in a linked style
>sheet.
>		  
>		  
>		  		Then: <div
>		  		      class="section1">
>		  
>		  		in the code.
>		  
>		  		This will "degrade gracefully" in older
>browsers, although
>		  it will NOT be
>		  		indented.
>		  
>		  
>		  		HTH
>		  
>		  		Paul
>		  
>		  		
>		  
>
>		--Charles McCathieNevile    mailto:charles@w3.org  phone:
>+61 409 134 136
>		W3C Web Accessibility Initiative
>http://www.w3.org/WAI
>		21 Mitchell Street, Footscray, VIC 3011,  Australia (I've
>moved!)
>
>
>
Received on Tuesday, 7 December 1999 13:26:31 GMT

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