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RE: FIELDSET in IE versus Netscape

From: Ian Graham <igraham@smaug.java.utoronto.ca>
Date: Tue, 22 Aug 2000 14:40:22 -0400
To: www-html@w3.org
cc: "'Portelly, Mary (CRTRES)'" <Mary.Portelly@concert.com>, "'www-html@w3.org'" <www-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.SGI.4.05.10008221437170.18917-100000@smaug.java.utoronto.ca>

It's more than that: FIELDSET is not supported by Navigator 4. You
will need to wait for Netscape 6/Mozilla (later this year, or so
it is promised) to get FIELDSETs laid out the way you want.

Ian
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On Tue, 22 Aug 2000, Chris Wilson wrote:

> Try <FIELDSET STYLE="width:40%; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto">.
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Portelly, Mary (CRTRES) [mailto:Mary.Portelly@concert.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, August 22, 2000 10:31 AM
> To: 'www-html@w3.org'
> Subject: FIELDSET in IE versus Netscape
> 
> 
> 
> I have some HTML pages that were written for IE and now I am trying 
> to make them work with Netscape. 
> 
> I am running into a problem whereby I can't get a FIELDSET to be 
> centered and have a width attirbute. 
> <DIV CLASS="center"> 
> <FIELDSET STYLE="WIDTH: 40%"> 
>    : 
> </FIELDSET> 
> <DIV> 
> 
> "center" is defined correctly higher up. 
> This works fine for IE but the FIELDSET does not show up centered in 
> Netscape (it is left justified). When I remove STYLE="WIDTH: 40%" from the 
> FIELDSET tag, the contents of the FIELDSET becomes centered but the 
> FIELDSET (obviously) takes up the screen. 
> 
> Can anyone tell me how I can achieve a centered FIELDSET with a width 
> attribute? Thanks very much, 
>        Mary 
> 
> 
Received on Tuesday, 22 August 2000 14:40:30 GMT

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