[thelist] CSS font resize not working in IE

Lee Kowalkowski lee.kowalkowski at googlemail.com
Fri Feb 15 06:50:48 CST 2008

On 15/02/2008, Kevin Stevens <kjs at ratking.co.uk> wrote:
> I've been going back through some old sites, taking out the tables and
> replacing the positioning with CSS. On this particular site
> http://www.compvoltalk.co.uk/ I decided to add a switcher to alter the
> font size because it is used by visually impaired people. This is an
> adaptation of the style switcher written by aardvark, and it works
> perfectly with FireFox and Safari, but there is absolutely no change
> with IE. I have tried using ems and percentages, no joy. I'm sure it's
> something simple but I've just been staring at it for too long now and
> wondered if anyone can give me an answer on here.
> Thanks

Not sure "alternative stylesheet" is the correct rel attribute value:

Not sure your bigger.css should be served as an alternative either if
you expect it to be applied by default.  Just serve it like another
stylesheet.  Hopefully there are no collisions between your colour
scheme and your typography stylesheets.


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