Re: Browser maximum WIDTH & HEIGHT!

Heikki Vesalainen (wes@clinet.fi)
Wed, 20 Mar 1996 16:45:41 -0800


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Date: Wed, 20 Mar 1996 16:45:41 -0800
From: Heikki Vesalainen <wes@clinet.fi>
To: Christian Gerard <cjg@io.org>
Cc: The W3 HTML group <www-html@w3.org>
Subject: Re: Browser maximum WIDTH & HEIGHT!

Christian Gerard wrote:
 
> The usual standard for Web Pages is to design them to a size of 14'
> monitors. That way the general user will see your page.....

But as most people use other resolutions and screen sizes, expecially
the width attribute for a page (or browser windows) would come handy!

I still thinkt atleast the WIDTH attribute in A HREF wouldn't be too 
stupid.

> I figure you could use JavaScript to size the window to the user's
> window, but I still think that you'd have to redesign the
> acutal application or at least add a plug-in....

And that would be very difficult.

-- 
Heikki Vesalainen
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