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Re: Select box drop down width

From: Tantek Celik <tantek@cs.stanford.edu>
Date: Mon, 29 Oct 2001 11:55:55 -0800
To: "Zongker, Jeremy" <JZongker@mail.bokf.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <SMARTHOSTE09JzJe3rZ0000ca0e@smarthost.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
From: "Zongker, Jeremy" <JZongker@mail.bokf.com>
Subject: Select box drop down width
Date: Mon, Oct 29, 2001, 11:34 AM

> I have a select box that I have hard coded the width of to 83px.  What I'm
> wanting to do, but can't seem to find is set the size of the dropdown from
> the select box to 200px, or just let it autosize to the longest item.
> Anyone know a way of doing this?  All of the clients hitting this page are
> IE 5.5 or higher.

This is currently not defined by CSS.  The width of the dropdown is
implementation specific.

Tantek

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