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Im having a couple of problems on two pages Im developing.  http://www.chilcote.com/lti/solutions/ seems to fit into IE4 under 640x480 resolution, but not under Nav4 at the same resolution.  

The other problem that is cropping up has to do with the height=100% that I want to use.   Under IE4 or Nav4 please view http://www.chilcote.com/lti/.  The problem should be obvious.
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by:jbarta
ID: 1841188
I looked at both pages (with NN4.5) and both seem fine. Could you be more specific about what you are tying to achieve or what the problem is?
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by:chilcote
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Arg.   Slight mistake on my part.   The "Cant fit into 640x480" problem is happening with IE4.x.    The 100% height problem is happening under resolutions higher than 640x480.

Hopefully that clearifies things.
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by:rafistern
ID: 1841190
First of all the sizing problem with the width:
take out the width=5% from the menu bar table.

I presume that this is the problem you mention because height=100% does not appear in the source only width=100%.

As for the background image problem in NS3. NS3 does not support background images to tables. Therefore you should at least use a matching bgcolor in the cells where you have a background image.
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by:chilcote
ID: 1841191
The background image issue is already being handled.

Removing the 5% doesnt solve the problem.   Im unable to post the changed copy of the site....but as it stands, with the 5% removed, the "Solutions" subpage still wont fit into IE4.x, but seems to fit within Nav4.x.   Any other thoughts?

The height=100% issue has been taken care of.   If you can help me solve the "fitting into 640x480" problem, Id definitely appreciate it.
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rafistern earned 200 total points
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OK here we go again.

When I answered you this morning that was after looking at the /lti/ page. Now I looked at the home page and I found that by removing the width=5% and in addition the width=1% five lines lower, you solve all the problems.

Here is the offending section:

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  <tr>
    <td width="5%" bgcolor="#008080" background="a_spacer.gif"><font color="#52A5AD">.</font></td>
    <td bgcolor="#FFFFFF" background="a_bak1.gif" valign="top" align="left"><img
    src="images/corner.gif" width="17" height="15" alt="corner.gif (847 bytes)"></td>
  </tr>
  <tr align="left" valign="top">
    <td align="left" valign="top" colspan="1" rowspan="2" background="a_spacer.gif" width="1%"
    bgcolor="#008080" height="100%"><div align="left"><table border="0" cellpadding="0"
    cellspacing="0">

.

and here is the fxed version:
.

  <tr>
    <td bgcolor="#008080" background="a_spacer.gif"><font color="#52A5AD">.</font></td>
    <td bgcolor="#FFFFFF" background="a_bak1.gif" valign="top" align="left"><img
    src="images/corner.gif" width="17" height="15" alt="corner.gif (847 bytes)"></td>
  </tr>
  <tr align="left" valign="top">
    <td align="left" valign="top" colspan="1" rowspan="2" background="a_spacer.gif"
    bgcolor="#008080" height="100%"><div align="left"><table border="0" cellpadding="0"
    cellspacing="0">

.
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by:chilcote
ID: 1841193
'preciate it.   It was the remaining 1% which was causing the problems.

On something of a sidenote, Ive heard of a website which allows you to enter a URL, and it spits back screenshots of the website at that URL from various browsers/OSs.   If anyone happens to know anything about this, please email me at adam@chilcote.com.  Thanks.
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by:rafistern
ID: 1841194
go to www.sitegarage.com or www.builder.com or ww.developer.com and maybe you will find a link to it.
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