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CSS IE8 background display issue

Posted on 2009-05-18
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Hi there,

I'm having fun with my CSS and Firefox/ IE8, in that the background wrapper and properties, image, color etc aren't expanding as the content increases in size, I know that this is probably a real simple fix, I just can't remember how to do it?

my site is located here -

http://lauragraham.netsolva.co.uk/testimonials.asp

Please let me know if you need me to post my CSS and or HTML?

Many thanks
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This is a solution:

You have height set in wrap800 remove this.

then at the bottom of the wrap800 div in html add
<div style="clear:both;"></div>

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by:garethtnash
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thanks Bored321, but I've lost the background completely now -
http://lauragraham.netsolva.co.uk/testimonials.asp
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Sorry,
You need to add a new div at the bottom of the wrap800 div.

<div id="wrapp800">

<!--stuff in div then at bottom-->
 

<div style="clear:both;"></div>

</div>

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Excellent thank you, does it work in older versions of IE?
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Yes it will work from IE 5.5+
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thank you thats perfect
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excellent - speedy
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