[thelist] Help with css layout / IE issue

dwain at alforddesigngroup.com dwain at alforddesigngroup.com
Thu Feb 17 17:26:52 CST 2005

Maximillian Schwanekamp wrote:
> Chris Johnston wrote:
>> http://www.fuzzylizard.com/archives/2005/02/15/460/
>> You will notice that the content in the right hand side bar starts
>> below the comment form. In firefox, the content starts at the top of
>> the right hand column. Any ideas as to what is going on here?
> Your #commentform textarea is too wide for IE 6's taste.  IE expands the 
> container to accomodate content; you have padding: .2em and width: 100% 
> on #commentform textarea, so IE is making the content column too wide. 
> Set padding: 0; on it.  If that fails, you might set a fixed width on 
> #commentform.
> Your site in Win IE 5.5 is need of attention, btw.  Setting body { 
> text-align: center; } for IE only would be a start.  cf css-d for hackery:
> http://css-discuss.incutio.com/?page=CssHack

ie5.0/win seems to be a bit wacky as well.  biggg gap between right nav 
div and top of page.



Dwain Alford

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