how does that differ from a
how does that differ from a fixed width?
oh yeah, forgot to mention
oh yeah, forgot to mention that part, the reason i want to keep the 80% width is just to keep the layout fluid so it is accessible to different screen sizes and resolution. Another reason why i don't want the "main" part to move is so that i can line up the green background stripes
it's a fixed width design
80% of what? It sound like it's a fixed width design with the background image repeating.
You get a choice. Either
You get a choice.
Either 80% of the current browser size no matter what resolution and no matter if the window is resized or not.
Or you get a fixed width.
Hi, why dont you giv %
why dont you giv % widths to all your other divs? I really didnt get what you were trying to achieve.
1. Don't do it. The browser
1. Don't do it. The browser belongs to the user. They have set it up to be the width they desire, which should you be attempting to make it larger so you can fill 80% of the screen. This is especially true as widescreens proliferate.
4. Did I mention, don't do it.