Background image not appearing properly in IE7

Hi,

I have set a background image on the #comments div on the following link:

http://www.bluebean.org.uk/sites/tracynewman/accountancy-advise.html

However, when i view it in IE7, only half the background image appears?

I hope someone can help me out with this issue?

Many thanks

Andrew
Andy6350Asked:
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Paul-BCommented:
Make sure you have either spaces between your attributes or even better on separate lines like so

Background-image:url('image.jpg');
Background-repeat:no-repeat;
Background-color:#eee;

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Generally lack of spacing is the reason IE7 fails
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Andy6350Author Commented:
I removed any unnecessary spacing in the CSS which relate to those elements, and still no luck.

Just seems strange. I thought it might be a background issue with the first two divs in the comment div as you can see some of the background, just not the top part.
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LZ1Commented:
Try using this for the comments CSS:

#comments {
    background: url("images/reply-bg.jpg") repeat-x center top;
    clear: both;
}

If your still having problems after that, then we know there's something else going on
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Andy6350Author Commented:
Unfortunately, still not luck.

I cant see why it would only show the background below the ol.commentlist div
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LZ1Commented:
I just checked in IE 7, 8 & 9 and it looks good now.  

What did you change?
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Andy6350Author Commented:
I put in the following as suggested:

#comments {
    background: url("images/reply-bg.jpg") repeat-x center top;
    clear: both;
}

Although still wrong on mine, maybe i have to clear the catche etc.
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LZ1Commented:
Try doing a CTRL+F5 after you clear your cache
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Andy6350Author Commented:
strange, cleared cache, done ctrl+f5. Still shows the same :/ do you think its adobe labs playing up. Im using a mac and its the only way i visually text in IE. Do you know any better suggestions in debugging?
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LZ1Commented:
On a Mac, I don't.  You could try using http://browsershots.org/ or http://spoon.net/browsers
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