• Status: Solved
  • Priority: Medium
  • Security: Public
  • Views: 158
  • Last Modified:

Netscape Viewing Problems

I am using FP 2003 to update a client's php based website ...

Viewing with IE has no issues ...

However with NS 7.1 and even 8.1.1 the text and pictures are changes in size and location ...

I am willing to simply place a disclaimer to view this web site with IE only, but thought
I would see if there is an easy method of seeing what the site will look right in any browser ...
0
AEII
Asked:
AEII
  • 2
  • 2
1 Solution
 
coreybryantCommented:
Sounds like it could be a source code issue?  Or maybe a DOCTYPE?  Without seeing the parsed source code / URL, it is difficult to say

-Corey
0
 
AEIIAuthor Commented:
One of the pages is:

www.sullivanequipment.com/products/irt_drying/SpectraTek/index.php
but several others in the products do the same thing ... not all just some ???
0
 
coreybryantCommented:
Well you are using the DOCTYPE: <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd"> but you don't havea lot of your tags closed.  Some of them are but a lot are not.  It looks almost like you did part of this one way and then decided to go another?

You might look at http://qa-dev.w3.org/unicorn/ to help you validate your code.  

You have:                               <div align="center">
                                    <p>&nbsp;</p>
                              </div>
                        <div align="center">
                                    <p>&nbsp;</p>
                              </div>
Which nothing is there.

You have  <td height="25" valign="middle" align="center"><a href="/index.php" id="nav"> and ids should only be used once on a page.  

-Corey

Firefox is probably rendering the same thing as the other browsers.  
0
 
AEIIAuthor Commented:
Before I could test this answer and see if I could fix the code, my workstation crashed and I have
not been able to get back to this issue.

I currently have an open question that was waiting for a motherboard
to arrive so I would not have to reinstall XP ... it arrived last night
but was bad !!! So I am back to fixing my workstation first.
0

Featured Post

Important Lessons on Recovering from Petya

In their most recent webinar, Skyport Systems explores ways to isolate and protect critical databases to keep the core of your company safe from harm.

  • 2
  • 2
Tackle projects and never again get stuck behind a technical roadblock.
Join Now