[thelist] Help with DIV problem

Joshua Olson joshua at waetech.com
Mon Jun 7 18:17:06 CDT 2004

> -----Original Message-----
> From: sandra
> Sent: Monday, June 07, 2004 6:16 PM
> > I think the problem may lie in that you've broken what I consider the
> > cardinal rule... never EVER put a set width on a div if you also specify
> any
> > of border, padding, and margin.
> Thanks for the reply Joshua, is there a workaround for this


Yes, there is.  If you need padding on a div for which you have specified a
width, simply remove the padding styling from the div, and embed another div
within it.  Specify the padding or margin on the embedded div.



Best of luck,

Joshua Olson
Web Application Engineer
WAE Tech Inc.

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