Tony, On Wed, 29 Dec 2004 08:44:37 -0000, Tony Crockford <tonyc at boldfish.co.uk> wrote: > > As you can see, on IE, the right and left border extends further than it > > should. > > it's #navlist that needs attention. > > This page: > http://www.positioniseverything.net/articles/hollyhack.html > > explains some of the weird display bugs that IE exhibits when you have > elements without stated dimensions. > > give #navlist a width and your problem is solved. > > AFAIK it's to do with "layout" > http://msdn.microsoft.com/workshop/browser/mshtml/reference/ifaces/currentstyle2/haslayout.asp > > and elements that don't have layout, are rendered strangely by IE. I just realized that I never responded after trying this out. So, for the benefit of the archives: It worked perfectly, just as you said. I was thinking I shouldn't bother the list, because I was probbaly doing something stupid, but I would have never figured this out on my own. Thanks a million for your help. -- Matt Warden Miami University Oxford, OH, USA http://mattwarden.com This email proudly and graciously contributes to entropy.