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Posted on 2006-11-20
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Hello,

     I would like to create a mouse-over event when a user scrolls over a word in my webpage.  Similar to an imagemap I have, if I mouseover parts of the image, little popups appear.  Can I do the same with a single word or sentence on the page?

Thanks In Advance,
Jeremy
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Hi neelyjer,

You can use the <abbr> tag perhaps:

<abbr title="Some more information">INFO</abbr> or you can use the <span> tag to achieve the same result.

Tim Cottee
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by:neelyjer
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Hongjun,

     It took me a little while, but I finally figured it out!!  Thanks for the resource!!

http://www.dynamicdrive.com/dynamicindex5/index.html worked very well for my requirements

Jeremy
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