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Re: Scrolling in Explorer

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  • Cary
    Do have a test page url you can give us?
    Message 1 of 2 , Sep 29, 2007
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      Do have a test page url you can give us?


      --- In ntb-html@yahoogroups.com, Axel Berger wrote:
      >
      > I have a fluid three column layout where I allow one column to be made
      > smaller than some of the images in it. Invoking an {overflow: auto} is a
      > problem, because the column may get very long and the scrollbar is right
      > down at the bottom. I solved this through a dedicated wrapper.
      > Thus I have:
      >
      > <DIV> definining the width of the column
      > <DIV> defining a border, the background colour and possibly other
      > niceties
      > <DIV.IMG> {text align: center; overflow: auto}
      > <IMG>
      > </DIV></DIV></DIV>
      >
      > Now in Firefox and in Opera this works exactly as I want it to: When the
      > image gets too wide for the column, a horizontal bar is placed right
      > beneath it - perfect.
      >
      > I absolutely can't make this work in IE. Try as I might I can make
      > scrollbars appear on the outermost of the DIVs only, but not on any of
      > the inner ones. For now I allow IE to keep the column at the image width
      > regardless, as IE wants to do anyway, unless a 'hidden' is invoked. But
      > I would prefer to allow the user to size his window down further, which
      > is perfectly fine for ninety percent of all content anyway.
      >
      > Any ideas?
      > Axel
      >
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