Burhan, You can tell your designer that the proper format for those background shapes is .gif (incidentally) As far as the misbehaving repeating background... That background (on both sides) is being set using CSS shorthand in the <TD> tag. The css is overly complex... the image fits in that cell like a glove... so you don't need a background color or a width notation and if you just put the background in the TD tag, you don't need repeat or alignment or whatever that 50% is pointing to... (I don't know my shorthand as well as I should). So get rid of the style tag (since this is not how the rest of them are set up) and just set the background for the <TD> to the image. The repeat is done automagically. Tested in IE6 Foxfire and Netscape7 r ----------------- c:/dos c:/dos/run run/dos/run >> ----------------- > -----Original Message----- > From: thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org [mailto:thelist- > bounces at lists.evolt.org] On Behalf Of Burhan Khalid > Sent: Monday, December 27, 2004 9:00 AM > To: thelist at lists.evolt.org > Subject: [thelist] IE Headaches (Table/Image layout) + CSS > > Hello Everyone: > > This is the offending page : > > http://www.meidomus.com/pays/PAYS.htm > > I've been struggling with IE for two hours and just cannot solve this > problem. This is a layout made by a designer who thinks that knowing > HTML is "programming" -- which he stated very loudly that he does not do. > > The layout is for a Drupal website. The problem is with the left > column's curved backgrounds. I just cannot get the image on the top > right and bottom right to align to the right now matter what I do. In > Firefox, everything displays fine (as always). > > Any suggestions please? This is really giving me a bad headache :( > > Regards, > Burhan > -- > > * * Please support the community that supports you. * * > http://evolt.org/help_support_evolt/ > > For unsubscribe and other options, including the Tip Harvester > and archives of thelist go to: http://lists.evolt.org > Workers of the Web, evolt !