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Html Background

Posted on 2001-08-08
Last Modified: 2010-04-09
I noticed in some websites(with text) there are html backgrounds with images that stay stationary, while the User scrolls down the page. How is this done?
Question by:7of9121098
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Expert Comment

ID: 6366425
try using this

<BODY BACKGROUND="image url">


Accepted Solution

nzjonboy earned 50 total points
ID: 6366435
further to my last, forgot to add

<body background=url bgproperties=fixed>


Author Comment

ID: 6366484
bgproperties=fixed, I see. Thanks.

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