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Hello.

Ok...in building this site:
http://www.sundbergassociates.com/BBB_v2/dev/index2.shtml

its perfect in every browser but Netscape 6-7.0. It looks like this in netscape(thanks browsercam):
http://www.sundbergassociates.com/BBB_v2/dev/netscape.jpg

It pushes the last <li> off the edge.

So I updated "my" netscape to 7.1 and this fixed the problem. However, how I am supposed to deal with the people who do not have netscape 7.1??????

Any help is greatly appreciated.

Please note: that I know that there is no DOCTYPE specified in the HTML, this is the only way I have been able to center the window...but this error still shows up in 4.01 transitional.

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Netscape 6-7 is no fun! Help!

I do not know of any hack to hide CSS from Netscape 7.1 and still let Netscape 6-7.0 see the CSS. So even if you found out what the problem is, you may not be able to fix it.

My view is, if they are using Netscape, then there is probably a 90% chance they have upgraded it anyway and the problem does not actually stop the user from viewing the pages.

But as this is a corporate site, I do not think that view is good enough.

So Either design that section differently so it works in N6-7.0 or use a Table!

On that I was not sure why you used a list for the main content, and I would try removing the image from the list (place it under the list) as lists can cause problems when used for other purposes.

Now for some critique - I visited the real site and looked at the about page. As I use a high resolution I found it a bit hard to read the text, so I tried to bump the font viewing size up a bit, but you have not used relative font sizes. I looked at other pages but it was all difficult to read. May turn away some of your customers.

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Netscape 6-7 is no fun! Help!

Yes I agree that I cant depend on the user to maintain version control for this site, or any other corporate sites.

As for the list use...i used them becuase I was having a horrible time with relative DIV's in the center window with mac ie 5.2. so I came up with the list work around.

however maybe I will switch the large image to a relatively positioned <img> tag...

hmmm...

and as for your critique on the "real site"...did you mean the site that is currently live at: http://www.beyerblinderbelle.com/firm.html ?

Thanks again for the help.
Brent[/url]

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Netscape 6-7 is no fun! Help!

Lol I actually mean't your site, thinking it was the clients site. http://www.sundbergassociates.com

I may not always be big on CSS, but am big on and will complain about accessibility Smile

One of the problems many have with relative positioned elements is the use of top right bottom left values instead of using margins. Unless there is a reason for using the postion attribute try to use the natural flow of the html instead.

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