?
Solved

Bounding Dynamic Info in a table in Netscape Navigator

Posted on 2002-07-14
4
Medium Priority
?
208 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-09
Hi all,

During developing an application to be a cross-browser one, I am experiencing some kind of problem with dynamic info with Netscape Navigator 4.7. I have no mistake with
MSIE. here It is:

When I plan to bound some dynamic info in a table, the NN 4.7 doesnot obey it and ruins the table. It seems to do stupid works. I mean it seems, NN first draw table, then drop info under the table without caring to table borders.

The same problem occures in MSIE when I do not set "height" attribute. but the problem always exist in NN.

please provide a solution for me!

Thanks in advance
Peyman
0
Comment
Question by:epeyman
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
4 Comments
 
LVL 51

Expert Comment

by:ahoffmann
ID: 7152119
your description is a bit weak, could you please give an example.

Meanwhile you can try use WIDTH= and HEIGHT= attribute wherever you know these values. This forces the renderer to build the table faster, usually, sometimes, ...
0
 

Author Comment

by:epeyman
ID: 7152122
Here is the HTML code:
------------------------


<html>
<head>
</head>

<body>
    <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="border-collapse: collapse; padding-left: 0; padding-right: 0; padding-top: 1; padding-bottom: 1" bordercolor="#111111" width="100%" id="AutoNumber20" bgcolor="#639ACE">
              <tr>
                   <td width="100%">
                             <table border="0" cellpadding="5" cellspacing="0" style="border-collapse: collapse" bordercolor="#111111" width="100%" id="AutoNumber21" bgcolor="#F4F9FD" >
                                  <tr>
                                       <td width="100%" valign="top">
                                   <span >
                                     text to be displayed
                                     </span>
                               </td>
                                  </tr>
                        </table>
                   </td>
         </tr>
</table>
</body>
</html>


aslo my I generate HTML using XSL and XML.

Thanks
Peyman
0
 
LVL 19

Accepted Solution

by:
webwoman earned 300 total points
ID: 7152238
Netscape is going to ignore half of your code -- it doesn't support bordercolor, collapse, padding -- so forget those. It also doesn't support XML AT ALL.

What are you expecting it to look like?
0
 
LVL 53

Expert Comment

by:COBOLdinosaur
ID: 7152258
If you are doing data binding, forget Netscrap 4.  It does not support it.

Cd&
0

Featured Post

New benefit for Premium Members - Upgrade now!

Ready to get started with anonymous questions today? It's easy! Learn more.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

When it comes to write a Context Sensitive Help (an online help that is obtained from a specific point in state of software to provide help with that state) ,  first we need to make the file that contains all topics, which are given exclusive IDs. …
This article explains how to prepare an HTML email signature template file containing dynamic placeholders for users' Azure AD data. Furthermore, it explains how to use this file to remotely set up a department-wide email signature policy in Office …
In this Micro Tutorial viewers will learn how to create navigation buttons that change on rollover, using CSS (Continuation of the CSS Image Sprite tutorial) Create a parent ID for all the list items       - Specify position: absolute and display: block…
The viewer will learn the basics of jQuery, including how to invoke it on a web page. Reference your jQuery libraries: (CODE) Include your new external js/jQuery file: (CODE) Write your first lines of code to setup your site for jQuery.: (CODE)
Suggested Courses

777 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question