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Forum: BOOK: Beginning HTML, XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript March 29th, 2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,168
Posted By bitnap
Try deleting the h2 elements at the top of the...

Try deleting the h2 elements at the top of the page. The id attributes will conflict with those later down the page.

And in the body of the page you seem to have the starters repeated.

Hope...
Forum: BOOK: Beginning HTML, XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript September 9th, 2013, 09:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,981
Posted By bitnap
It sounds like TextEdit might be in rich text...

It sounds like TextEdit might be in rich text mode, not plain text. Hopefully the following might help:

+ In TextEdit on your mac, open a new page and go to the format menu, then select "make...
Forum: BOOK: Beginning HTML, XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript August 14th, 2013, 08:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,115
Posted By bitnap
Hi John - you can set the CSS margin property to...

Hi John - you can set the CSS margin property to 0, can reduce the line-height property to 1em on the heading. There were things called CSS reset style sheets that removed some of this kind of...
Forum: BOOK: Beginning HTML, XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript May 29th, 2013, 03:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 14,555
Posted By bitnap
Hi, you'll find it easier if you do not use Word...

Hi, you'll find it easier if you do not use Word for writing code.

You can use text edit, but there are a couple of options in the textedit preferences that you need to update:

Preferences: New...
Forum: BOOK: Beginning HTML, XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript January 27th, 2013, 11:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,333
Posted By bitnap
When a user has filled in a form, and presses...

When a user has filled in a form, and presses submit, the information is sent to a web server. The server then uses a programming language to process the data the user entered in the form.
...
Forum: BOOK: Beginning HTML, XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript September 18th, 2012, 07:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,578
Posted By bitnap
It looks like there might be an error in the...

It looks like there might be an error in the answers to the exercise. The split() should say something more like this:

var tieBreakerWords = tieBreaker.split(" ");

This would split the...
Forum: BOOK: Beginning HTML, XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript September 15th, 2012, 01:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,578
Posted By bitnap
Are you trying to open the JavaScript examples...

Are you trying to open the JavaScript examples locally on a PC?
There can sometimes be problems getting JS to run locally (especially in IE), see the following links:
...
Forum: BOOK: Beginning HTML, XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript December 12th, 2011, 09:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,923
Posted By bitnap
If you are seeing the text inside the <div> that...

If you are seeing the text inside the <div> that starts "This element can contain...", then it means that the SWF Object script is not replacing the <div> with the Flash movie.

First thing I would...
Forum: BOOK: Beginning HTML, XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript December 12th, 2011, 08:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 14,555
Posted By bitnap
No, it doesn't - it is the free version of a...

No, it doesn't - it is the free version of a commercial program called BBEdit, which I believe has some of those features (http://www.barebones.com/products/bbedit/comparison.html).

But if you...
Forum: BOOK: Beginning HTML, XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript December 11th, 2011, 02:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 14,555
Posted By bitnap
Ah, ok - I think there might be a bug in Lion...

Ah, ok - I think there might be a bug in Lion (see https://discussions.apple.com/thread/3201126?start=15&tstart=0)

Some people have said it has been fixed in the 10.7.2 update (I am still running...
Forum: BOOK: Beginning HTML, XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript December 11th, 2011, 02:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,010
Posted By bitnap
Yes they should be the same. Since your...

Yes they should be the same. Since your Dreamweaver is set to UTF-8, I would continue to use UTF-8 for the meta tag, and if you do include an XML Declaration it should have the same (but fewer people...
Forum: BOOK: Beginning HTML, XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript December 11th, 2011, 01:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 14,555
Posted By bitnap
Hi, Have you checked the file extension is...

Hi,

Have you checked the file extension is .html? (CTRL + click on the file then select get info - under the general section it should say Kind: HTML document.)

If you are using a text editor...
Forum: BOOK: Beginning HTML, XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript March 23rd, 2011, 07:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 822
Posted By bitnap
Hi, It looks like it might be the selector on...

Hi, It looks like it might be the selector on this rule:

label for {
width:170px;
float:left;
text-align:right;
clear:both;
margin-bottom:10px;}

If you change the selector on this rule to...
Forum: BOOK: Beginning HTML, XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript March 22nd, 2011, 01:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 975
Posted By bitnap
Hi, I'm afraid I have not read any PHP books in...

Hi, I'm afraid I have not read any PHP books in quite a while, so I would not like to make any personal recommendations (although I do tend to use quite a few Wrox books - so I would probably have a...
Forum: BOOK: Beginning HTML, XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript March 21st, 2011, 08:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 975
Posted By bitnap
Hi - what to learn next kinda depends on what you...

Hi - what to learn next kinda depends on what you want to do.

PHP is a good move. And if you want to build sites for other people, you might also like to look at something like WordPress - it...
Forum: BOOK: Beginning HTML, XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript March 15th, 2011, 10:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 747
Posted By bitnap
Hi, It looks like there are a couple of the...

Hi,

It looks like there are a couple of the CSS rules that have been closed early - and have the wrong properties.

In the rule for body, that should start out font-family (not font-text), and...
Forum: BOOK: Beginning HTML, XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript January 24th, 2011, 05:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,038
Posted By bitnap
What are you seeing?

Hi WillieO,

What are you seeing in IE / Chrome when you try this example?

Can you also check where you saved the file and look at the file extension to make sure that it is .html. Sometimes...
Forum: BOOK: Beginning HTML, XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript September 10th, 2010, 08:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,646
Posted By bitnap
Hi Old Pedant - I completely agree that the code...

Hi Old Pedant - I completely agree that the code that shoes posted will look fine. However, it would appear to me that the mac is probably treating the code created in TextEdit it as a .txt file (not...
Forum: BOOK: Beginning HTML, XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript September 10th, 2010, 06:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,646
Posted By bitnap
Hi, You should be able to create or edit...

Hi,

You should be able to create or edit HTML files in TextEdit on the Mac without needing a server. First thing to check out is that your file extension is being saved as a .html file extension...
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