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Help with CSS Problem in IE (3 posts)

  1. tUpston
    Member
    Posted 5 years ago #

    Please help. I've finally got a site how I want it, but IE is giving me problems. Looks how its supposed to in firefox.

    http://www.aaapreferredstorage.com

    I'm sure the solution will be in the #content div in style.css. And its got to be in the "float" or "display" property, but I just can't get it. I appreciate any help.

  2. stvwlf
    Member
    Posted 5 years ago #

    Hi

    Look at your homepage in the page validator
    http://validator.w3.org/check?uri=http://www.aaapreferredstorage.com/
    You have 125 errors, many of them mismatched HTML ending tags. In other words, a lot of bad HTML code.

    Firefox is pretty forgiving about bad code - Internet Explorer much less so. Unfortunately you have to clean up your code if you want it to work correctly in IE.

  3. 11worth
    Member
    Posted 5 years ago #

    Hello,

    Your site displays correctly in IE8. It's IE7 (IE8 Compatibility Mode) where its broken.

    You've got <div id="menu-left">(your right sidebar), width 328px, floated right. You've got <div id="content">, width 680px, also floated right. You might try setting the right margin in the stylesheet for <div id="content"> to at least 328px (add margins as well), to make room for <div id="menu-left">.

    Hope this helps...

    11worth Design

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