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When i load an image which is supposed to be my banner I get a space between the banner and the top of the page. How do i eliminate that and make the image at the top of the page. Heres the website shit:
<html>
<head><title>Cory''s Page</title></head>
<body bgcolor = "black">
<img src="banner.bmp">
</body>
</html>

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<html>
<head>
<title>Cory''s Page</title>
</head>
<body bgcolor = "black">
<div style="position:absolute;top:0">
<img src="banner.bmp">
</div>
</body>
</html>




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Thanks that worked



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Another question how do I make a link appear in a new window?



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<a target = "_blank" href = "http://www.somelink.com">somelink</a> 


[edited by - JohnyB on May 8, 2004 12:45:09 AM]

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Thanks johny i knew i saw it like that somewhere i just couldn''t remember exactly how to do it.



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Another possible solution to your first problem is to set the padding of the page to 0 using CSS (but the first solution works just fine and neither is really better than the other AFAIK).

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quote:
Original post by CaptainJester

<html>
<head>
<title>Cory's Page</title>
</head>
<body bgcolor = "black">
<div style="position:absolute;top:0">
<img src="banner.bmp">
</div>
</body>
</html>




Or just set margin to none.

Jay

Edit: W3 HTML Specs

[edited by - Jason Zelos on May 9, 2004 7:06:31 AM]

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Never ever use "position: absolute", since that ruins your layout.
If you use it, then the browser won''t count it as an object in the page, more like floating on the page. Use this standard way instead:

<body bgcolor="black" topmargin="0" bottommargin="0" leftmargin="0" rightmargin="0">
...
</body>


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Thanks i like that way better. None of this div align shit



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Or there's:

<body style="margin:0px;"> 


Which is CSS embedded straight into the HTML.

Edit: OK 'nostyle=' should be 'style=' but it changes it each time I post.

[edited by - botman2 on May 9, 2004 12:26:25 PM]

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Argh, except now it''s decided to actually show style afterall, but I''m too scared to edit my post again.

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Just bite the bullet and write a linked style sheet. Its far simpler than embeding provided you reuse the same elements.

IE

Body {
Margin: 0px 0px 0px 0px;
}



And download TopStyle Lite from Bradbury.

Jay

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