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Re: Validate

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Thu, 30 Sep 2004 09:35:31 +0100
To: Don <scarby421@ozemail.com.au>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <20040930083531.GB25742@us-lot.org>

On Thu, Sep 30, 2004 at 04:11:50PM +1000, Don wrote:
>    Dear Sir/Madam. I am new to web page design and am currently learning your
>    Westciv coarse I bought.

Westciv is now, as far as I know, affiliated with the W3C, they simply
sell products related to the recomendations published by the W3C.

>  I do not understand the message (below)I get when I try to
>  validate.

>     Sorry, I am unable to validate this document because its content type is
>    text/plain,

Are you uploading files to the validator through a browser or
accessing them from a webserver? Either the webserver or your browser
is claiming that the document is something other then an HTML

If you are using Microsoft Internet Explorer and using the file upload
method, please see this message (posted to this list yesterday):


David Dorward                                      http://dorward.me.uk
Received on Thursday, 30 September 2004 08:35:39 UTC

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