[thelist] Sliding selection

Stephen Rider evolt_org at striderweb.com
Fri Jan 18 11:28:33 CST 2008

JoAnn --

These links might give you a start on the CSS


Yes, that first one is ine, and yes, it hasn't been updated for IE7.   
I briefly tested it in IE7 when it very first came out, and  
discovered that my orange borders were throwing off that browser by a  
few pixels.

Still a good start....


Stephen Rider

On Jan 18, 2008, at 7:52 AM, JoAnn Weiss wrote:

> Hmm, never thought of CSS + js. Great idea.
> JoAnn
> On Jan 16, 2008 5:37 PM, Stephen Rider <evolt_org at striderweb.com>  
> wrote:
>> You might get a similar effect using CSS background images and
>> position:fixed.  Add a DIV that moves with the mouse via JavaScript,
>> and it could probably be done.  Wouldn't work in IE below v7, but
>> should be fine in Firefox etc.
>> As Kasimir points out, Flash is also an option.
>> On Jan 16, 2008, at 2:40 PM, JoAnn Weiss wrote:
>>> Does anyone know of a script for this or what I'd even call it?   
>>> (the
>>> sliding box)
>>> http://www.romereborn.virginia.edu/

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