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Overflow in Percentage does not work inside <fieldset> tag

I have structure something like this:

<fieldset>
   <label.................</label>
   <div style="height:120px;overflow:auto">
        <table>
                  <tr>
                        <td></td>
                  </tr>
        </table>
  </div>
</fieldset>

Overflow for the DIV works when I am hardcoding the values, here for instance 120px, but when I give it in percentages overflow is completeley ignored. But when I remove <fieldset> tag it works fine both with px and %.

But since i cannot remove fieldset, can anyone guide me, how do I go about.

Regards

Gops
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Mark StegglesWeb DeveloperCommented:
% heights are relative to the parent. Therefore, the fieldset needs a height style.
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gops1Author Commented:
Thanks a lot Steggs. It works
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Mark StegglesWeb DeveloperCommented:
no probs :)

Have a great day
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