Re: font tag

Chris Wilson (cwilso@microsoft.com)
Tue, 19 Mar 1996 09:40:46 -0800


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From: "Chris Wilson (PSD)" <cwilso@microsoft.com>
To: "'www-html@w3.org'" <www-html@w3.org>, "'boo@best.com'" <boo@best.com>,
Subject: RE: font tag
Date: Tue, 19 Mar 1996 09:40:46 -0800

Yup, it was... it's documented in our DTD and on the Internet Explorer
HTML page:
http://www.microsoft.com/ie/author/htmlspec/ie20html.htm.

	-Chris
Chris Wilson
cwilso@microsoft.com
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>From: 	boo@best.com[SMTP:boo@best.com]
>Sent: 	Monday, March 18, 1996 4:40 PM
>To: 	www-html@w3.org
>Subject: 	Re: font tag
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>At 7:46a 03/19/96, andreas@wni.co.jp wrote:
>>have seen the following tag
>>
>><font face "Helvetica">some text</font>
>>
>>could not find any reference to it in the HTML specs, nor does it seem to
>>work on my machine (mac/ netscape)
>>
>>
>>any ideas?
>
>
>I believe that's a "Microsoft-ism"... ;)
>
>-Walter
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