On 11/01/2005, at 2:28 PM, Gunlaug Sørtun wrote:
>> http://www.salvosconnect.org.au/ The problem is that when you resize
>> the browser window, my containing #frame doesn't centre properly
>> over the top of the centred background GIF. I need them to be
>> pixel-perfect. It's almost like a rounding error, but it happens in
>> several different browsers.
> The actual center will shift 1px no matter what, so it is not possible
> to hit the same spot on all browser-widths. Just try to calculate the
> exact center of a 1001px wide window, and you'll see what I mean.
Exactly; but won't the browser come up with 500.5px, both for the
#frame DIV and for the background GIF? Why then place the GIF at 500
and the DIV at 501?
> The way to do it is to change method, which you should do anyway since
> your brown background-color makes text invisible without that
> background-image in place. Brown on brown doesn't show.
Thanks for the ideas. Will implement them to the best of my ability :)
> I can't go further into the details, because you have several
> stylesheets/styles which override styles. It was hard enough to find
> actual background-image, and I had to comment out a lot of styles just
> to see what was behind each layer.
> You should have told us what images/styles to look for-- where. :)
> Nothing wrong with your cascade, but hard to work on for an "outsider".
Forgive me for this. We are working with Macromedia Contribute as a
CMS, and the complicated set-up allows them to choose their own "theme"
for each page as they wish, simply by changing the appropriate
Thanks Gunlaug for taking the time to dig into my code and come up with
your helpful suggestions. Much appreciated.
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