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  1. #1
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    Hello, for the site I am working on, please look at the home page, to the blue menu buttons on the left side. they look normal for IE, but for FF they look on the top of the gray bar above. The correct look is like in IE.

    Note that if you go to any other page, say, the buttons look okay for FF as well. But for some reason, just for home page, they look over the top of the gray menu bar above. And I checked everything and didn't notice anything that might cause the difference between the index page and other category pages. All category pages display menu bar at correct location in FF. What might be the reason? and how to correct?

    And by the way, here is the css code:


    this is referred to in a specific file for side buttons and then it is first included in one file and then that file is included in all the files, to display side button on all pages.


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    Senior Member aeroweb99's Avatar
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    You have margin -15px for the top of the "a" tag. IE and FF render negative margins differently. The home page is reading styles "margin and padding set to 0 for the "menu" class. The other pages are not reading any styles for that "menu" class which means it is inheriting rules from another element. So, you have a couple of issues going on here.

    This is why ul lists are nice for navigation as you can set margins to the li instead of the "a" tag. You have a lot of coding problems so much that when you change one thing, it will affect other things. Absolute positioning really hurts you in a tight and busy layout like you have. It may be ok until you need to change one little thing, then it all falls apart.

    See if you can put that menu in a list instead and it will give you more control and you won't have to use negative margins. Also find out why the other pages are reading different styles than your home page.

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