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RE: CSS Printing Extensions

From: Chris Wilson <cwilso@MICROSOFT.com>
Date: Mon, 21 Jun 1999 15:58:32 -0700
Message-ID: <C35556591D34D111BB5600805F1961B90C31176A@RED-MSG-47>
To: "'Sipe, Dean'" <dsipe@state.pa.us>, www-style@w3.org
IE4 supported the page-break-before and page-break-after property values of
"always".  However, due to an oversight it did not work on <BR> elements.
Try setting it on block-level elements.

-----Original Message-----
From: Sipe, Dean [mailto:dsipe@state.pa.us]
Sent: Wednesday, June 16, 1999 8:50 AM
To: www-style@w3.org
Subject: CSS Printing Extensions

I read a CSS draft  titled "CSS Printing Extensions" where it talked about
page break when printing a document.  What versions of Netscape and Explorer
support the extensions?  I was trying to use the extension and could not get
the printer to page break using the following code from the above document:
BR.page { page-break-before: always }
<BR class=page>

Is it because the browser does not support it the reason why the printer is
not page breaking?

End of Message
Dean A. Sipe
Received on Monday, 21 June 1999 19:31:44 UTC

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