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Re: empty table cells (was RE: how to use thead and tbody)

From: <Andrew.Arch@visionaustralia.org.au>
Date: Thu, 13 Sep 2001 16:27:53 +1000
To: david@djwhome.demon.co.uk
Cc: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org, Jamie.Mackay@mch.govt.nz
Message-ID: <OF9FA15B8E.A9F3D57C-ONCA256AC6.002010A9@domino.bigpond.com>

I tried using the CLASS with the TD elements, but the visual effect
collapses - see http://members.optushome.com.au/amja/wai/span-test.html


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                    David Woolley                                                             
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                    13/09/01 13:48                                                            

> sighted users with a span class for the cell [eg .hide {  visibility:

SPAN should be a last resort.  Are you sure that putting the class on the
TD wouldn't have sufficiently equivalent effect.

Used as a first choice, it becomes FONT by another name, and is used that
way be many authoring tools.
Received on Thursday, 13 September 2001 02:32:44 UTC

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