[thelist] Horizontal scrollbar in IE 6.0 frames caused by DOCTYPE tag

Mark Howells mark at mountain.ch
Mon Feb 25 07:18:01 CST 2002

> why I.E. 6.0 generates a horizontal
> scrollbar in a frame where there shouldn't be one

The scrollbar is generated in a page where you have scrolling set to auto
(or yes) and one of the page elements is 100% width. You can get around this
by setting the width of the relevant item (table or div) to less than 100%
-- I've found that a CSS width of 99.5% should be sufficient to remove the

Mark Howells

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