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April 7, 2014, 5:05 pm


Strange HTML Codes Appearing in Uploaded Website Files

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March 31, 2014, 1:18 pm

I'm currently using Word 2010 and Windows 7. Recently, I've noticed that when I update my *.doc files and convert them to *.html and upload them to my website, strange HTML codes are appearing in t... Read more »

Adobe GoLive

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March 10, 2014, 2:46 pm

My neighbour has a website ( which has been abandoned by the fellow who used to be the webmaster. I've offered to give some help and advice to said neighbour. I have the ftp ... Read more »

Suppose a fellow wanted to learn HTML...

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March 7, 2014, 9:39 am

Suppose a fellow wanted to learn HTML: is HTML4 the latest version? if so, where can I find a tutorial? I'm using Win 7 and SeaMonkey if it matters. How about Chuck Musciano, Bill Kennedy, HTML &... Read more »

Server-Side Include

March 5, 2014, 8:12 pm

Server: Apache/2.2.25 I am having a problem with my 404 error page. In my .htaccess file, I have ErrorDocument 404 /my404.shtml In the my404.shtml file, I have the lines Error at <www.rossd... Read more »

Displaying part of character string

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February 27, 2014, 11:46 am

I'm not sure my question concerns HTML or CSS, so let's start here and see if we get an answer (other than Go away, idiot) I'm using a sequence of characters ☆ to represent the star rating... Read more »

Q.: Validator "Proxy Error"?

February 23, 2014, 9:54 pm

Occasionally a simple HTML page I try to send to doesn't make it on my first attempt, instead encountering a Proxy Error that reports: When that happens, I press [Ctrl]-R (to Retry), my browser w... Read more »

Valid HTML5 logo?

February 20, 2014, 2:17 pm

Is anyone aware of a logo that indicates that a page's code validates cleanly as HTML5? When I write pages and get them to validate cleanly, I like to add a logo that indicates it has passed mus... Read more »

How to put DT + DD in a box

February 20, 2014, 2:49 am

I need to put the tandem DT + DD (vertically aligned) in a box and to make it inline-block. How can I get that effect? Read more »

About finding the date of online information

February 16, 2014, 1:24 pm

Can anyone tell me how to quickly get the date of information we read online? Many of the things I dig around for on google are subject to needing to be quite current. But many of the papers, pag... Read more »

a 'Shadowed' .jpg for my web site

February 12, 2014, 3:18 pm

Hi: One of the people whose pic (a small .jpg headshot ) is shown on a page on my website would like her picture removed. Because of her concern about 'privacy', I would like the chance t... Read more »

Upload not working on adding progress bar script in HTML file

February 10, 2014, 11:26 pm

I am creating an app where I need to upload file using HTML input type=f ile to a PHP server,when I upload the file to the PHP link without progres s bar its working fine but when i add progress ba... Read more »

Fixing a new FF v 27 oddity

February 9, 2014, 8:47 pm

Up through FF v 26, an address showing in the address box tended always to be accompanied by the protocol that was calling it, for example: or . With FF 27, now, while the https:// is s... Read more »

Reinstalling IE11 in Windows 8.1

February 7, 2014, 8:10 am

In the process of struggling with some IE11 issues, I turned off a small number of add-ons and find that I've largely mangled IE11. The toolbars are gone and most of the options on the Tools menu... Read more »

Can browsers rewrite the HTML you put on your page?

February 6, 2014, 6:08 pm

I'm finally starting to make some observations that may explain why my menu ( is rendering so strangely and erratically, at least for me. It appears that IE11 is rewriti... Read more »

Why is this menu so erratic?

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February 4, 2014, 3:49 pm

If you can spare a few minutes of time, I'd love to hear any thoughts on why the menu on this web page is being so erratic in IE 11: When the home page first comes up, th... Read more »

Inviting critique and suggestions on a half-baked site design

January 30, 2014, 2:51 pm

I would like some advice on a site design and possible implimentation. I'm somewhat familiar with HTML and Javascript (as it was ten years ago or so), but not with any other scripting languages, no... Read more »

Google map location

January 25, 2014, 9:44 am

Does anyone know how and is willing to share how, for a given address, one can show the small Google street map with the push pin in it that is so ubi quitous in so many sites. In short, I'm creat... Read more »

Facebook "like" links not working

January 22, 2014, 4:29 pm

I'm having trouble with the code that Facebook provides for their like/share links. I thought I'd let Facebook help me with this and posted to their forums but my question has been ignored for ar... Read more »

Q.: A propos of Facebook LIKEs, ...

January 21, 2014, 4:45 pm

Hypothetical question re Facebook LIKEs: Is there any way for a Facebook user to LIKE an entity or organization that is not itself equipped with a Facebook account? IOW, if LondonChiroProctic want... Read more »

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CSS Dock Menu placement

There is a CSS dock menu described at: and demo'ed at: (although the bottom demo i... Read more »


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.. I usu. use XHTML 1.0.. ... Read more »


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 »


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 »


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 »


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 »


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 »


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 »


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 ... un todo en uno y uno en todo Read more »


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 »


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 »


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 »


Scripting Issue

On this page ( 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 »


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 »



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 »



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 »


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 »


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 »