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Microsoft Edge vs. IE


December 23, 2015, 10:54 pm

I'm curious to know if anyone is encountering any difficulties as people transition from Windows 7 and 8 to 10. I just upgraded one of my laptops to Win10 yesterday and find that my sites still s... Read more »

GREP Pattern help wanted


December 20, 2015, 7:39 am

I have lots of html pages where I want to delete completely a certain secti on of markup, which does a similar (unwanted) job on all the pages but all slightly different in content, both the numb... Read more »

Q.: for testing HTML browser-rendering, ... ?


December 6, 2015, 9:20 am

A web site offers its Utilu collection (50+ MB worth) of stand-alone IE browsers for site spinners hoping to see how their creations render under older versions (1-8) of IE. Their pitch: My que... Read more »

Counter Problem


November 28, 2015, 9:30 pm

Need help in getting my counter on my website to display properly. What I currently have is: You are visitor number since 24 August 2001. My website displays You are visitor number sinc... Read more »

Nesting information tags

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November 4, 2015, 7:41 pm

I find it helpful to use the tag, leaving rendering of a citation up to the browser (typically italic). Is there guidance on nesting an information tag like ? Suppose it's also the name of a link... Read more »

accordion effect without clicking only as hover


October 20, 2015, 9:31 pm

Hello together I've searched for a while, but couldn't find a solution. I have a big table with a lot of subentrys. For showing them small, I like to hide the subelements until the mouse hovers ... Read more »

mousemove events cease after going from iframe to reset of viewport


October 12, 2015, 8:41 pm

I have a small example to illustrate what is for me a problem. See: http://www.clothears.org.uk/temp/Archive.zip This has two small html files that may be placed on the desktop. The viewport.htm... Read more »

Audio on html


September 9, 2015, 3:05 am

I need to offer an mp3 on my web page. This works on Chrome and Firefox but not on Opera or MSIE-8: It shows a control bar that can be styled. Is there a more universal way of offering an mp3?... Read more »

Long-word scroll problem


August 30, 2015, 11:04 pm

In a title, I have a long word that forces scrolling when on a narrow viewport. (it is in one of three columns) Is there any way to insert a narrow space in the word? A hyphen is not appropriate i... Read more »

Search engine optimization


August 26, 2015, 9:54 am

I would like to learn some of the best techniques for making my website more visible in search engines. Can anyone recommend any good tips or tricks? For examples, is Google Adwords the best meth... Read more »

Examples of good and bad design


August 26, 2015, 5:30 am

http://frontal-lobe.info/oldnew.jpg Measure by: 1 Design elements 1.1 Color 1.2 Shape 1.3 Texture 1.4 Space 1.5 Form 2 Principles of design Apply these, one-by-one to the elements 2.1... Read more »

STYLE - the Design of web sites


August 24, 2015, 5:27 am

Leave aside all aspects of mark-up except the result. Leave aside content, though its presence affects design (to be clear, a godzilla in the content must somehow be incorporated into a good desi... Read more »

Mason's Super Webpage

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August 22, 2015, 6:17 am

FYI -- for your interest -- spam if you wish: I decided to throw the book(s) at it. Equal number, six books in three columns, works best. All problems have been solved, thanks to help from here... Read more »

Extraneous vertical scroll bar on center column of three


August 20, 2015, 2:47 am

Any idea why Chrome would put a non-functional vertical scroll bar on the center column of three? (the bar has no handle and the column needs no scrolling) Opera and MSIE do not do that. (to av... Read more »

A new www authoring TBD


July 28, 2015, 4:48 pm

*web fonts* The web page runs to Walgreen's for a font. If Walgreen's is out of stock, bad luck, unreadable web page. Evidence that learning sophisticated web-page design causes traumatic brain... Read more »

Design criteria for web sites


July 27, 2015, 9:20 pm

In order of importance: Tier One 1. Content; a reason for existing 2. Readability: contrast, font style and size, line lengths functional on various viewports 3. Communication: transmit the... Read more »

Converting Stars to Bulleted Text


July 26, 2015, 2:30 pm

Hi I have a csv file which one of its column includes multi-line text, one text phrase and few lines list, each one is starting with star (*). This content has to be converted to reach HTML text.... Read more »

Web Design - The First 100 Years


July 25, 2015, 1:44 pm

'Web Design: The First 100 Years [Idle Words]. The 1995 page style is a design statement. This is a great talk, well worth reading, especially if you want framing for why the glibertarian squillio... Read more »

Instant web-page appearance?


July 18, 2015, 11:28 pm

Is there any way to make a web page display something instantly while loading? (to avoid frustrating the instant generation) Maybe just, wait a moment, please, I'll be right with you. MasonC ht... Read more »

Validator go fish -- let's have fun


July 18, 2015, 11:23 pm

My 1,967-line html has 540 errors and 85 warnings. I'll not fix a one. What a pleasure it is to make an html that is to be Kindle'd. MasonC http://frontal-lobe.info Read more »

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CSS Dock Menu placement


There is a CSS dock menu described at: http://www.ndesign-studio.com/blog/mac/css-dock-menu and demo'ed at: http://www.ndesign-studio.com/demo/css-dock-menu/css-dock.html (although the bottom demo i... Read more »

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HTML 5.0

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hi, I have a job interview this afternoon, they want familiarity with HTML 5.0.. I can't even find a doctype for HTML 5.0.. http://www.w3.org/QA/2002/04/valid-dtd-list.html I usu. use XHTML 1.0.. ... Read more »

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table inside form?


It is ok tu use a table tag inside a form tag? (you know, you do not use h2 inside p, etc...) -- Luciano A. Ferrer laferrerQuiTadme@SacaDMEgmail.com ... un todo en uno y uno en todo Read more »

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Colspan - rowspan HTML Table


Hello! I'm trying to make a sort of online page building system. In order to do this, I represent my page using a HTML table. One of the most basic templates would be a page divided in six equally pr... Read more »

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Best replacement for frame sets?


As you know HTML framesets are available for dividing the content of a web page into several independent parts. That useful when I click on a link in frame1 I can load the new page into frame2. Howe... Read more »

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Positioning text, iframes & pictures on webpages (only) with <div>...


Assume I want to put multiple text paragraphs, pictures and on a webpage. I don't want to let the browser to decide how all the stuff is put on which place. I want to tell him: Put iframe on a place... Read more »

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Infinitely many primes of the form p=6k-1.


Task:Prove infinitely many primes of the form p=3D6k-1. Argument: a) Suppose there are just a finite number of these primes, say p1, ..., pn. Let a=3Dp...p. b) Rationally, a =3D (=961)modulo 6. c) If... Read more »

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image alt style pop up for text


hi, in html, how do i create a pop up description box for text. i want, in the same way that when you write the image alt tag and the user rolls the cursor over the image a pop up box appears, but fo... Read more »

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Re: Make HTML code show up on the web


Bob writes: How do you deal with displaying in HTML code with this method? Why do you hate escaping < as < - if it's because it's a pain to write every time, then use a method for generating t... Read more »

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Prevent word wrap in a table cell


Hi, all! I have a question. I am designing a listing similar to a phone book in HTML. Each listing has periods following it, but they must extend to the end of the table cell, and not wrap. Is ther... Read more »

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How can eliminate "binary" data from an HTML file?

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Hello All: A Unix mailer I use is complaining that I have binary data in a particular html file and is refusing to mail it. I looked line by line with wordpad, notepad, etc. but cannot find the offen... Read more »

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DHTML Notes and Information


Hello All, Could some one send me information on DHTML tutorials where I can leand the differences between html and dhtml. Thanks, -------------------------------------------------------------------... Read more »

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Scripting Issue


On this page (http://www.cerm.info/email_cerm.htm) one does not need to enter in their email address but I would like to change the script so they need the @ in the field. How can I do this? Yes th... Read more »

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PDF embedded opening in new window

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I'm embedding an Acrobat file in the page with When I test it, it opens as I would expect it. That is, embedded within the page. When my friend tests it on her computer a new window opens with the... Read more »

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>>>> LEXMARK DOWNLOAD <<<<


Lexmark provides download of all its printer drivers as well as the related software through it website. You can get those downloads even without visiting the site by typing this URL into your browse... Read more »

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Instant web-page appearance?


Is there any way to make a web page display something instantly while loading? (to avoid frustrating the instant generation) Maybe just, wait a moment, please, I'll be right with you. MasonC ht... Read more »

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GREP Pattern help wanted


I have lots of html pages where I want to delete completely a certain secti on of markup, which does a similar (unwanted) job on all the pages but all slightly different in content, both the numb... Read more »

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CMS vs. HTML


Okay I figured this was the group with the experts. If I switched to a CMS system like Word press I take it I will lose all my URL's right? For example there are many that link to my files below. I... Read more »

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I have soooo many pics of Marge Simpson masturbating


As our treat, i have soooo many pics of Maggie Simpson masturbating Masturbate to this at http://toonTOON.COM/ximpsons?user=paulb&pass=climbed669 (we cracked the password!! ;) Or try http://comicsorg... Read more »

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Simple (!) HTML/PERL code fpr uploading files through web pages entyr field...


I want to offer a possibility to upload a file on a certain (password protected) web page. Ok, I have seen a lot of hugo perl libraries which offer such a functionality. But I am not the administrato... Read more »