Re: Clearing a margin

Scott Preston (spresto@primenet.com)
Sat, 20 May 1995 21:00:47 -0700


Date: Sat, 20 May 1995 21:00:47 -0700
Message-Id: <199505210400.VAA15375@mailhost.primenet.com>
To: mark@mailhost.tcs.tulane.edu,
From: spresto@primenet.com (Scott Preston)
Subject: Re: Clearing a margin

I believe the command you are looking for is (assuming you used the img
align=left) <br clear=left> 


At 06:59 PM 5/17/95 +0500, Mark Miester wrote:
>Please excuse me if I'm confusing NetScape extensions with orthodox HTML. I
>understand how to align text next to an image (for example <img align=left
>src="images/smileyface.gif"> followed by text) but how does one align
>subsequent text to fall below the image, flush with the left margin? I've
>tried using a <clear> attribute, but either I used it incorrectly or it
>didn't work. Currently, I've been making do with blank spaces and <br>
>commands beneath the aligned text until it clears the image and I can start
>text again at the left margin. This can't be right.
>
>Am I guity of NetScape-centrism? Is there an answer to my query?
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