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Re: Question re:"allowtransparency" attribute in iframes

From: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>
Date: Wed, 06 Apr 2005 16:19:32 +1000
Message-ID: <42537F74.90508@lachy.id.au>
To: ryan@getnicestudios.com
CC: www-validator@w3.org

Christopher Ryan McVinney wrote:
> I was wondering why my page (http://www.musicgym.com) is not validating 
> with the "allowtransparency=true" attribute in my iframe code,

Because that attribute is not defined in any HTML recommendation.  It is 
a proprietary presentational extension created by Microsoft that only 
works in IE.

> I know it is a valid attribute,

No it isn't, where did you get that idea?

> but the validator says it is not.

The validator is correct, it is an invalid attribute.

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