Solved

Website doesn't display correctly in IE5 for MAC

Posted on 2004-07-30
4
156 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-26
Hi all Mac users,

I'm not sure if I'm in the right section but here goes.

I've developed a website that went live 2 days ago using ASP.NET, it doesn't display properly with IE5 on Mac machines. And we don't have Macs at our company so my only solution might be the Mac users that come here. The site looks perfect in all other browsers except for a few design variations. But specifically on a Mac, the site is totally messed!

please check out http://www.legit.co.za

I have no idea where to start looking to rectify the problem. But I'm sure you can view the source of the page as a start...

Regards
Dangeriz
0
Comment
Question by:Dangeriz
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 23

Expert Comment

by:brettmjohnson
ID: 11674948
I briefly tried your site with the following browsers running on Mac OS X 10.3.4

Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.2
Apple Safari 1.2.2
OmniGroup OmniWeb 5.0 RC 2
Mozilla-based Camino 0.8
Opera 6.0.3

Opera and Camino display gray horizontal dashed lines on the page.
These do not appear in IE, Safari, or OmniWeb.

Other than that, the sites render quite similarly.  The few links I tried worked.  
The combo-boxes seemed to work.
0
 
LVL 23

Accepted Solution

by:
brettmjohnson earned 250 total points
ID: 11675001
You should really pick up a mac to do some testing with and load it
up with those browsers (plus Firefox and iCab).  Brand new 17" eMacs
are $700, although a iBook or PowerBook are much more svelt.  You
just might find yourself preferring it to a Window's PC (I certainly did).
0

Featured Post

Live: Real-Time Solutions, Start Here

Receive instant 1:1 support from technology experts, using our real-time conversation and whiteboard interface. Your first 5 minutes are always free.

Question has a verified solution.

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

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Need to retreive data from .TFS file exported by DVR 8 195
Adapt this command to show who installed 29 108
matchUp  challenge 9 105
Problem to open Excel file 15 128
Introduction: Finishing the grid – keyboard support for arrow keys to manoeuvre, entering the numbers.  The PreTranslateMessage function is to be used to intercept and respond to keyboard events. Continuing from the fourth article about sudoku. …
Introduction: Dialogs (1) modal - maintaining the database. Continuing from the ninth article about sudoku.   You might have heard of modal and modeless dialogs.  Here with this Sudoku application will we use one of each type: a modal dialog …
This video will show you how to get GIT to work in Eclipse.   It will walk you through how to install the EGit plugin in eclipse and how to checkout an existing repository.
Sending a Secure fax is easy with eFax Corporate (http://www.enterprise.efax.com). First, just open a new email message. In the To field, type your recipient's fax number @efaxsend.com. You can even send a secure international fax — just include t…

813 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

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

10 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now