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Posted on 12/06/2002 9:33:54 AM PST by TPartyType

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To: steveegg
That makes sense. Just didn't see how to do it anywhere. Found a good source for color codes of the largest ranges of colors Color Codes
41 posted on 12/06/2002 1:28:53 PM PST by GailA
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To: steveegg
A   B   C   D   E   Did I do it right?



A  B  C  D  E  

42 posted on 12/06/2002 1:41:07 PM PST by GailA
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To: TPartyType
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43 posted on 12/06/2002 1:43:43 PM PST by BunnySlippers
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To: GailA
Sure looks like it.

-Your friendly temp drill instructor

44 posted on 12/06/2002 2:06:31 PM PST by steveegg
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To: steveegg
<span>
This text should have a yellow background, but doesn't.

IIRC, the span tag isn't disabled, but the "style" attribute (the only one that's really useful in 'span') is. Too bad, since there are many things that can only be done with the style attribute including setting precise font sizes [generally annoying unless it's necessary to make text fit a fixed-sized item, in which case its lack is annoying] and controlling background colors for text outside of tables.

45 posted on 12/06/2002 3:42:03 PM PST by supercat
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To: supercat; John Robinson
Close enough. Still irritating though (I can't remember why JohnRob pulled that particular attribute/tag off the list of working tags).
46 posted on 12/06/2002 3:50:58 PM PST by steveegg
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To: steveegg
(I can't remember why JohnRob pulled that particular attribute/tag off the list of working tags)

I asked him that. He said that it is possible for the style= attribute to force text outside the boundaries of a post. He said that he hoped to censor the specific subproperties that would allow such a thing, but was too busy at the moment. That was over a year ago I think.

BTW, I think the style= tag is allowed in a main-article posting but not in replies, and there are two reasons behind it: (1) main articles are more likely to contain pre-existing formatting that the restriction would mess up; (2) someone posting a main article would have no reason to bollux up his own thread.

47 posted on 12/06/2002 4:36:31 PM PST by supercat
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To: steveegg
(I can't remember why JohnRob pulled that particular attribute/tag off the list of working tags)

I asked him that. He said that it is possible for the style= attribute to force text outside the boundaries of a post. He said that he hoped to censor the specific subproperties that would allow such a thing, but was too busy at the moment. That was over a year ago I think.

BTW, I think the style= tag is allowed in a main-article posting but not in replies, and there are two reasons behind it: (1) main articles are more likely to contain pre-existing formatting that the restriction would mess up; (2) someone posting a main article would have no reason to bollux up his own thread.

48 posted on 12/06/2002 4:36:31 PM PST by supercat
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To: TPartyType
Dang, I've been having trouble posting pictures. I hope this photo of the the beautiful nude female shows up properly:


49 posted on 12/06/2002 5:23:11 PM PST by lds23
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To: TPartyType
Hey, TPartyType, good to see you around. It's been awhile.

Thanks for the Ping

Happy Holidays to you and yours. Glad to see that the HTML Sandbox is still here to play in.

50 posted on 12/06/2002 6:56:23 PM PST by harpo11
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To: steveegg
You've got other talents beyond what I thought....I bow before an HTML master!
51 posted on 12/06/2002 7:10:20 PM PST by ErnBatavia
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Posted on 12/06/2002 9:33 AM PST by TPartyType


PING for those that want to learn how to post pics, etc.

Thanks TPartyType for posting this thread!
52 posted on 12/06/2002 8:53:18 PM PST by 68-69TonkinGulfYachtClub
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You might like this Thread about HTML too. J
53 posted on 12/06/2002 9:02:24 PM PST by Fiddlstix
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To: TPartyType; 68-69TonkinGulfYatchClub
I use html a little too.

Tell me what you think about ho I did with my site : JEFFHEAD.COM

54 posted on 12/06/2002 9:03:58 PM PST by Jeff Head
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To: TPartyType; 68-69TonkinGulfYatchClub
I use html a little too.

Tell me what you think about how I did with my site : JEFFHEAD.COM

55 posted on 12/06/2002 9:04:15 PM PST by Jeff Head
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To: 68-69TonkinGulfYatchClub
Hey troopers, wassup ? It's almost D-Day.
56 posted on 12/06/2002 9:05:26 PM PST by John Lenin
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To: TPartyType
Sorry, have not read the whole thread. My fav:

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/news/757944/posts
57 posted on 12/06/2002 9:06:46 PM PST by chnsmok
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To: TPartyType
THANK YOU!

(And I will practice some of the other fun ones also!)

58 posted on 12/06/2002 9:07:28 PM PST by alwaysconservative
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To: Jeff Head
Just out of curiosity, you state you dont use "automated software". Is that including the abhorant Front Page? You code seems to use the famous MSO prefixed style in your style tag.
59 posted on 12/06/2002 9:10:11 PM PST by smith288
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