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Re: advice sought for design of a search facility for a sub-sit e

From: Chris Croome <chris@webarchitects.co.uk>
Date: Thu, 24 Jan 2002 13:07:31 +0000
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-ID: <20020124130731.GG6336@webarchitects.co.uk>

On Wed 23-Jan-2002 at 09:07:49 -0800, kynn-eda@idyllmtn.com wrote:
> Can anyone comment on user agent support for <fieldset> and <legend>?

I can't comment from an accessibility point of view, only from a visual
and formatting one.

I used fieldset and legend all the time in forms and visually, in IE and
mozilla it results in a border like this:

  -- Legend ---------
  |                 |
  |                 |

In Opera 6 it looks like this:

  |  Legend         |
  |                 |

With mozilla a lot of control of the border and background is possible
using CSS, with IE and Opera less control.


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