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using frames - HELP

by tylersmiller / April 12, 2008 11:21 AM PDT

I have a site where I have 3 frames: the header, links sidebar, and the main page. I also have a gradient spread out amongst the frames. If I change the screen res or the size of my browser window the frames go over each other and mess up the gradient. Is there a way to keep the frames in place for any res or window size. I am using Mircosoft Expression Web and am NOT an avid html coder.

Any assistance is great!!
Thanks.

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In the frameset
by Sovereign Forum moderator / April 13, 2008 8:37 AM PDT
In reply to: using frames - HELP

you can define the width/height.

<frameset framespacing="0" border="0" frameborder="0" rows="115,76,62%,40">

This is an example of a frame page with just horizontal frames and the numbers are in pixel in order of frame appearance.

Here you can learn more about giving them a certain width.
http://www.w3schools.com/HTML/html_frames.asp

Also, unless you put all your frames in a frame, there has to be something that expands and contracts. As you can see in the first example, one of the frames is a percentage whereas the others are fixed pixels.

~Sovereign

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by tylersmiller / April 13, 2008 8:47 AM PDT
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Sovereign,

Thanks for the advice, but just before I checked back, I redid the layout and made the page but put 3 inline frames on the page. So now the background stays constant and I just had to change the frame background a little.

Thanks.

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