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Hello,
Is it possible to butt graphics up to the upper-left corner of the browser windows, without any browser border and without having to use frames?  I'm trying to line up graphics in Netscape 3.0 and IE3.0, or greater, and I want the graphics to begin exactly in the corner.

Thanks in advance,
malkin
jeffm@millerhuber.com
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by:Otta
ID: 1844842
Try:
<HTML>
<HEAD> <TITLE> test </TITLE> </HEAD>
<BODY>
<IMG SRC="images/DILBERT.GIF"
WIDTH=500 HEIGHT=100
VALIGN="top"
ALIGN="top">
text after
<BR>
more text
<BR>
end
</BODY>
</HTML>
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by:malkin
ID: 1844843
Maybe you didn't understand the question:

I need the graphics to begin exactly in the upper-left hand corner with NO PIXELS between the graphic and the browser border.
In other words, no default browser border inside the window.

Anybody?
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by:Otta
ID: 1844844
Use the <BODY> tag to eliminate the "default-margins".
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by:malkin
ID: 1844845
Have you even tested your own suggestion?  This isn't a basic question and your code does not solve my question.

What do you mean by, "Use the <BODY> tag to eliminate the "default-margins"." ?
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Otta earned 200 total points
ID: 1844846
I've looked at the "Bare Bones Guide to HTML"
(at: http://werbach.com/barebones/ )
and there is *NO* way (in HTML 3.2 nor HTML 4.0)
to achieve the result you want;
the browser (by the way, which browser are you using???)
sets its own margins, and they cannot be modified.

So, you are asking the impossible.
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by:malkin
ID: 1844847
thanks
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by:alexswebsite
ID: 1844848
There IS a way to do what you want.  You just add a couple simple things to the BODY tag.

<BODY LEFTMARGIN="0" TOPMARGIN="0" MARGINWIDTH="0" MARGINHEIGHT="0">

That should do it.  I just wish I could get some points out of this
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by:malkin
ID: 1844849
I'll give you some points, how?
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