IFrame transparent backgrounds in IE

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This is probably old news to the experienced types here, but I just came
across this ref:

The ALLOWTRANSPARENCY attrribute is not strict HTML so I guess you'd have to
set doctype to transitional to pass validation? I left the doctype as strict
and both IE and FF rendered it without problem.

I think somebody in the last few weeks here was looking for a solution to
the issue of white backgrounds in iframes in IE where they default to
transparent in Firefox. I know I've been looking for this solution for

Hope this helps the OP.


Re: IFrame transparent backgrounds in IE

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No. It's not in Transitional either. You'd need to use a custom DTD.

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