Solved

cc two divs

Posted on 2014-03-22
5
110 Views
Last Modified: 2014-05-23
Hi Guys

Is it possirble to thave two divs a one overlap one?

see exsample attached

0
Comment
Question by:JCWEBHOST
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
5 Comments
 
LVL 53

Accepted Solution

by:
COBOLdinosaur earned 500 total points
ID: 39947508
Sure just use the CSS z-index property to manage the stacking order.

Syntax for z-index is here: http://www.w3schools.com/cssref/pr_pos_z-index.asp

If that is not what you need then please gve a more detailed description and a link to the page.

Cd&
0
 
LVL 2

Expert Comment

by:Michael
ID: 39977605
Give this a shot and see if this is what you're looking for.

<!doctype html>
<html>
<head>
<meta charset="UTF-8">
<title>overlapping divs</title>

<style type="text/css">
.divParent {
	margin:0 auto;
	margin-top:20px;
	width:200px;
	height:200px;
	background-color:#660000;
	color:#fff;
	font:Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif;
	font-size:18px;
	padding:18px;
	border:#fff solid 2px;
	
	z-index:10; /* sets the parent div */
}
.divChild {
	margin:0 auto;
	margin-top:20px;
	width:200px;
	height:200px;
	background-color:#CC0000;
	color:#fff;
	font:Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif;
	font-size:18px;
	padding:18px;
	border:#fff solid 2px;
	
	position:relative;
	left:-80px; /* switch these up as needed for your desired postioning */
	bottom:-40px; /* switch these up as needed for your desired postioning */
	z-index:20; /* sets the div higher than the parent div */
}
</style>

</head>

<body>

<div class="divParent"> Base Div
<div class="divChild"> Overlapping Div </div>
</div>

</body>
</html>

Open in new window

0
 
LVL 58

Expert Comment

by:Gary
ID: 40076775
I've requested that this question be deleted for the following reason:

The question has either no comments or not enough useful information to be called an "answer".
0
 
LVL 2

Expert Comment

by:Michael
ID: 40076776
Before closing please take a harder look at the solution I provided... it provides a complete solution with the code to achieve the question asked.
0

Featured Post

Technology Partners: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

CSS is a visual language used to classify objects and define rules about how they should be displayed. CSS skills aren’t restricted to developers anymore, there is a big benefit to having a basic understanding of the language, regardless of your occ…
Today, the web development industry is booming, and many people consider it to be their vocation. The question you may be asking yourself is – how do I become a web developer?
In this tutorial viewers will learn how to style elements, such a divs, with a "drop shadow" effect using the CSS box-shadow property Start with a normal styled element, such as a div.: In the element's style, type the box shadow property: "box-shad…
The viewer will learn the basics of jQuery, including how to invoke it on a web page. Reference your jQuery libraries: (CODE) Include your new external js/jQuery file: (CODE) Write your first lines of code to setup your site for jQuery.: (CODE)

752 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question