Button style not getting applied

I'm helping a friend put a web site together and I've run into a problem with styles not working on some buttons.

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I have the code for the button set up in the style section of the site but for some reason it's not getting used.  

I appreciate the help!
BasilFawlty001Asked:
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ArgentiCommented:
Hello

It seems you have an error javascript induced by your embedded Flash player:

uncaught exception: Error in Actionscript. Use a try/catch block to find error.
https://s.ytimg.com/yts/jsbin/www-embed-player-vflTP1ltD.js
Line 217

Use Mozilla Firefox + Firebug to catch the error, then go debugging into your website javascript file.

Just for testing purposes, make a copy of your webpage and eliminate the embedded player, then see if styles load and get applied correctly.
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Julian HansenCommented:
The problem is that you have errors in your style's section.

For instance on line 155 of the source as viewed with view source there is a missing '} after the BACKGROUND-COLOR: - just ends


Same on 158

164 again after CURSOR:hand;

On 207 after .button:active declaration you have the following starting in the middle of nowhere

BACKGROUND-COLOR: #D2D2C8;  PADDING: 1 2 1 2; BORDER-STYLE: none; BORDER-WIDTH: 0;}

Fix those and your button style should work (I would check for other validation errors in CSS and HTML as a matter of course)

Also consider using HTML5 standards
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COBOLdinosaurCommented:
When you run into these kids of problems it is frequently caused by non-standard code.

It is a good idea to validate as you go along.  It only takes a few seconds to run the validators and it can save your many hours trying to fix broken pieces.

for HTML you can validate at: http://validator.w3.org/
for CSS use: http://jigsaw.w3.org/css-validator/

Julian's suggestion that you use HTML5 is also a good idea.  Using older technology just means you are forced into obsolete presentation and have to re-build sooner.

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BasilFawlty001Author Commented:
It was the crappy CSS.  All fixed and working now.  Thanks!
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Julian HansenCommented:
You are welcome - thanks for the points.
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