Wrox Programmer Forums

Need to download code?

View our list of code downloads.

Register | FAQ | Members List | Calendar | Search | Today's Posts | Mark Forums Read
BOOK: CSS Instant Results
This is the forum to discuss the Wrox book CSS Instant Results by Richard York; ISBN: 9780471751267
Welcome to the p2p.wrox.com Forums.

You are currently viewing the BOOK: CSS Instant Results section of the Wrox Programmer to Programmer discussions. This is a community of tens of thousands of software programmers and website developers including Wrox book authors and readers. As a guest, you can read any forum posting. By joining today you can post your own programming questions, respond to other developersí questions, and eliminate the ads that are displayed to guests. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free .
DRM-free e-books 300x50
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old February 24th, 2009, 09:20 AM
Registered User
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.
Posts: 4
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Question IE7 Issues

I am having problems making the ie7 javascript properly work.
First, I was practicing just using the explorer file structure and then, when I had no success, I used Visual Web Developer and received the same result.

At first, my file setup was:
CSS > Chapter02 > multi-column.html

and my ie7 folder is at:
CSS > Chapter02 > ie7

From reading the book this far, this should work as both the ie7 folder and the html file are in the same root folder.

During testing, I'm still receiving the result on Figure 2-2 instead of Figure 2-3 using Internet Explorer 6.0.

The conditional comment lines are in the html page as instructed. Any idea why I still can't have these columns recieve the row depth the exercise is demonstrating ???

Any help on this would be greatly appreciated.

PS: I do not own your beginning CSS book but I will be purchasing both the beginning and professional versions today.
Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old February 24th, 2009, 11:58 AM
Registered User
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.
Posts: 4
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Exclamation Solution

Actually, I figured this out by looking up the creator of the Java Script code that is used throughout the book. Instead of using:

Code:
<!--[if lt IE 7]>
  <link rel='stylesheet' type='text/css' href='multi-column-ie.css' />
  <script src="/ie7/ie7-standard-p.js" type="text/javascript"></script>
<![endif]-->
I now use:

Code:
<!--[if lt IE 7]>
<script src="http://ie7-js.googlecode.com/svn/version/2.0(beta3)/IE7.js" type="text/javascript"></script>
<![endif]-->
It works perfectly but I am concerned about linking to a site that could either go down or move which would break everything. Hopefully, Dean Edwards will provide another opportunity to download his zip folder...
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
connection string issues, web.config file issues kaliaparijat ASP.NET 2.0 Professional 1 June 12th, 2008 08:07 AM
transparentcy and on anything less then IE7 mark jonas PHP How-To 0 March 9th, 2007 08:03 AM
JSB2 and IE7 Appleby JSP Basics 0 January 12th, 2007 07:56 PM
IE7 and JavaScript kwilliams Javascript 2 November 6th, 2006 01:33 AM
IE7 0.7 Snib HTML Code Clinic 2 July 29th, 2004 09:52 AM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:42 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
© 2013 John Wiley & Sons, Inc.