Re: tables in AOL browser

Walter Ian Kaye (
Mon, 6 May 1996 13:12:00 -0700

Message-Id: <v02140b03adb40c0b12b7@[]>
Date: Mon, 6 May 1996 13:12:00 -0700
From: (Walter Ian Kaye)
Subject: Re: tables in AOL browser

At 10:20p 03/24/96, wrote:
>Does the AOL web browser recognize tables? I created a page with tables
>containing images. All had "border=0", and looked great when viewed using
>Netscape. What a surprise when I viewed the same page using AOL's web
>browser! The gifs had borders and the whole page reformatted and looked
>pitiful. Is there something that I should know? Do I have to avoid tables
>for this reason? Yes, I'm sort of new to this stuff!

Hey, didja see? AOL 2.7 is out (for the Mac, anyway) with an updated browser!
Still from InterCon, but they finally fixed the <FORM><SELECT> bug, and added table support! The table support isn't extensive (can't specify column width) but the basics are there, at last.


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