[thelist] Weird Spacing in IE 6.0

Richard McFarland rlmcfarland at attbi.com
Thu Sep 19 19:33:01 CDT 2002


Actually, the -2ems is a margin setting for a li. The font in the nav div is
nearly unreadable due to this:

font-size: 65%;

This is with MacIE 5.1 at 1024x768 screen resolution.


rlmcfarland at attbi.com

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> From: Blake Coglianese <blake at focusednrg.com>
> Reply-To: thelist at lists.evolt.org
> Date: Thu, 19 Sep 2002 20:01:25 -0400
> To: <thelist at lists.evolt.org>
> Subject: Re: [thelist] Weird Spacing in IE 6.0
> Aaron,
> I'm running ie 5.2 on a Mac and checked out the site. If you don't already
> know and maybe it doesn't matter because its happening on a Mac, but your
> main nav on the left is unreadable. I had to make the text larger twice just
> to make out what it said. I think you have the li set to -2ems and that¹s
> way to small for Mac output.
> Blake
> On 09/19/02 1:36 PM, "Aaron Cole" <awcole72 at hotmail.com> wrote:
>> I've run into a problem that only seems to show up in IE 6.0 and would
>> really appreciate another pair of eyes on the code.
>> I've post the page here:
>> http://www.azf2k.com/aaa_stanford/monkey.html
>> The problem is the space you see just before the "page title here" section.
>> This doesn't happen in Mozilla 1.1 and I discovered that it also doesn't
>> happen if I remove the left column div.
>> I'm hoping this is a simple fix because I'll be using this as a template for
>> numerous sites.
>> TIA,
>> Aaron
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