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Re: How to specify the font for tooltips in IE?

From: Chris Croome <chris@webarchitects.co.uk>
Date: Mon, 21 Jan 2002 19:41:57 +0000
To: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <20020121194157.GB30877@webarchitects.co.uk>

On Mon 21-Jan-2002 at 08:18:01 +0100, Liorean wrote:
> Tooltips are generally provided by the OS per request from the
> browser.  That means the OS settings are used. Solution: Tell users to
> change their OS settings OR, use divs/layers and CSS to achieve the
> same effect.

Cheers, I'm not prepared to emulate tooltips. 

You are correct -- if the font for tooltips is set to Arial Unicode then
the page works OK.

I guess I'll just have to write some instructions for viewing these


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