[thelist] [fwd] Applying styles to TD...

Peter-Paul Koch gassinaumasis at hotmail.com
Sun Apr 15 04:59:10 CDT 2001

>The text in DIVs take care of the BODY's style, and if
>I apply a style directly to the TD, all works fine.
>What's more, to TDs I have to apply styles defined
>in a STYLE tag. Styles declared in a STYLE attribute
>are ignored by TDs.

Never ever use inline styles in tables, they can break the whole page in 
Netscape 4.

>Is there any hidden trick with NN TDs so one can
>trust in the inheritance effect for styles ?.

No, it just doesn't work. Don't do

BODY {font: 14px arial;}

but do

P,LI,TD {font: 14px arial;}

Then everything works fine.


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