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Footer keeps flying up into the rest of the page

polaatx
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the div with id of "footer" in the bottom of the page once in a while flies up to the top of the page and rests right under the sidebar. It doesn't happen very often. Keep using the sidebar jump menus and sooner or later it will happen. I am wondering what is wrong with the structure of the page. Is there a way to tell the foot div to stay in the bottom of all the other divs and never overlap them?

This is my CSS for the footer:

#footer {
      display: block;
      position: relative;
      margin: 0% 2% 5px;
      border: solid #fff 1px;
      padding: 0px;
      font-size: .6em;
      color:#666666;
      clear:both;
}
#footer p {
      margin-bottom: -15px;
      margin-left: 20px;
      }
#footer hr {      
      display : none;
      }
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I see what you mean but I am sure that's not the case becasue it happens regardless of the size of the page.

I ended up taking out the position:relative value out of the #footer and now it doesn't seem to be doing it.

But I will use your code to be sure that the footer stays on the bottom on very short pages. So thank you COBOLdinosaur.
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