I've never heard of <WBR> I tried it and it didn't work too well in ie 5.0 (it did nothing) so I looked it up. It only has effect inside a <nobr> tag. I may end up using this one some time. Thanks for the heads-up! http://msdn.microsoft.com/workshop/author/dhtml/reference/objects/WBR.asp -joshua ----- Original Message ----- From: "Peter-Paul Koch" <gassinaumasis at hotmail.com> To: <thelist at lists.evolt.org> Sent: Wednesday, January 31, 2001 3:44 PM Subject: Re: [thelist] Forcing wrap in table cells > > > >Is there an attribute to force a table cell to wrap after so many pixels, > >even if the someone tried to fill it with hundreds of characters and no > >space? > > No. > > You might try to use the old <WBR> tag, which means "If the browser wishes, > it may insert a line break here". Put it between every 10 or so characters > (if that's possible) and it will help a lot. > > ppk > > _________________________________________________________________________ > Get Your Private, Free E-mail from MSN Hotmail at http://www.hotmail.com. > > > --------------------------------------- > For unsubscribe and other options, including > the Tip Harvester and archive of TheList go to: > http://lists.evolt.org Workers of the Web, evolt !