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    How do I use columns?

    Hi,

    I would like to know how to use columns. I don't like how the words streaches across the whole screen. How do I make it use like half or one-third of the screen?

    Thanks in advance for the help.

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    For a column that is half of the screen and centered:
    Code:
    div.column {
    width: 50%;
    margin: auto;
    }
    
    .....
    
    <div class="column">
    
         <p>All your texty text goes here.</p>
    
    </div>
    Post back if you need any more help .
    Last edited by chilipie; 02-20-2005 at 12:10 PM. Reason: I am a moose (see Dan's post below).

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    I also posted a link in the FAQs to a bunch of column layouts that might give you some ideas...

    http://codingforums.com/showthread.p...512#post274512

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    hey chilliepie...

    wouldn't that be <div class="column">?

    Dan
    PHP Tip: If you want to use short tags (<? or <?=$var) then make sure short_open_tag is set to "1". It really helps.

    Don't forget to save everyone time and mark your thread as Resolved :)

    "Also note that it is your responsibility to die() if necessary."

    DON'T USE THE MYSQL_ EXTENSION

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    Quote Originally Posted by whizard
    hey chilliepie...

    wouldn't that be <div class="column">?
    Yeah . Not my fault, I'm on a bloody laptop - keys are way too small .

    Anyway, wouldn't it be chilipie, not chilliepie .

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    Sorry about that, chiliepie

    Dan
    PHP Tip: If you want to use short tags (<? or <?=$var) then make sure short_open_tag is set to "1". It really helps.

    Don't forget to save everyone time and mark your thread as Resolved :)

    "Also note that it is your responsibility to die() if necessary."

    DON'T USE THE MYSQL_ EXTENSION

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    Quote Originally Posted by whizard
    Sorry about that, chiliepie
    Still wrong .

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    Unhappy

    I will get your name right sooner or later, CHILIPIE!

    Dan
    PHP Tip: If you want to use short tags (<? or <?=$var) then make sure short_open_tag is set to "1". It really helps.

    Don't forget to save everyone time and mark your thread as Resolved :)

    "Also note that it is your responsibility to die() if necessary."

    DON'T USE THE MYSQL_ EXTENSION


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