[thelist] 100% tables in Netscape 4 versions

matt newell matt at sweetillusions.org
Fri Mar 9 13:43:16 CST 2001

i sent a message to karen alone, but thought i'd post it after reading the

<tip author=matt newell subject=netscape 4.x right margin bug>

(ab)using the feature known as rightmargin=0 (place in body tag) should
and will take care of that nasty netscape bug.


continuous yay for non-standard features :)


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On Fri, 9 Mar 2001, Rebekah Murphy wrote:

> karen wrote:
> > in Netscape 4 versions only, the browser leaves about a
> > 20px margin on the
> > right side, instead of allowing the table to stretch all
> > the way to the edge
> > of the window.
> The space is for the scroll bar, whether it's needed or
> not. As far as I know there is no way to get rid of it.
> On work around is to have a background color or image
> so that the space isn't completely empty, or simply make
> the page content long enough so that the scroll bar
> is always there.
> -Bekah
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