473,683 Members | 2,835 Online
Bytes | Software Development & Data Engineering Community
+ Post

Home Posts Topics Members FAQ

Display div issue

1 New Member
Hi Guys

Im having a problem with displaying a div on top of other divs in firefox. I'm displaying the div(div_1) from within a td and when the div_1 goes over the top of another div(div_2), div_1 Im trying to display will actually go under the div_2 when it should go over the top of it. Works fine in safari and IE7.

e.g. code

<div style="display: block; position: absolute;">show this div</div>
This div will be displayed over the top of the div I'm trying to show

any ideas on how I can stop div_1 from showing underneath div_2?
Nov 6 '07 #1
1 1480
7,435 Recognized Expert Expert
I don't understand how you can tell. The text overlaps in both because the div is positioned absolutely. This removes the div from the normal flow. If you give the table a border, you will see that your divs are not even inside the table anymore.
Nov 7 '07 #2

Sign in to post your reply or Sign up for a free account.

Similar topics

by: David Greenwood | last post by:
I posted this under 'microsoft.public.sqlserver.client' but got no reply. Any help with this problem would be greatly appreciated --------------------- I developed a database under SQL Server 2000, with Access 2000 on Windows 2000 as client. This had been running fine for several years. The client is now upgrading to Windows XP, and has come across a display problem on the reports. The figures are correct but are now displayed with lots of...
by: dmiller23462 | last post by:
Hi guys....I have absolutely NO IDEA what I'm doing with Javascript but my end result is I need two text boxes to stay hidden until a particular option is selected....I've cobbled together the JavaScript in this code from a couple different sites but I'm not 100% sure what each line is doing...This is the ASP code that I'm using for the page....Take a look at the JavaScript code and please let me know what each line is doing....I have been...
by: Anthony Cuttitta Jr. | last post by:
We have an application that outputs several different graphs from data downloaded from our AS400. The application has worked without (this) issue for several months now, but just recently, the workstation it is normally run from has been upgraded to WinXP from WinNT 5.0. The issue is that the graphs will either display the data within the recordsource (a query), OR it will display the "temp" data in the chart's datasheet (from initial...
by: Steve - DND | last post by:
I was wondering if anyone can point me to some articles or practices they use for dealing with errors in their applications; particularly in an n-tier design. I am trying to find one way to conveniently handle both soft and hard errors, primarily for display to the end user. One method I have considered is rethrowing exceptions. With this approach, I would throw a plain old ApplicationException, with the Message property as the polite...
by: dee | last post by:
Here is a a list of my hyperlinks in my home page: <A class="theclass" href="Default.aspx">Home</A> <A class="theclass" href="Search.aspx">Search</A> <A class="theclass" href="Help.aspx">Help</A> And these are defined in Styles.css file: a.theclass:link, a.theclass:visited { display: block;
by: David | last post by:
I am trying to get an image to appear on all Mondays within the calendar control. I also want that image to be a link. How can I do this?
by: RonY | last post by:
I have a dropdown which calls SetTimePeriod method on change the selection. In the JS function, I reset the field style.display based on what the selection is. This works fine with IE but not working with Firefox browser. The firefox browser has problem to display a field after its style.display is reset. At the end of the JS function, I printed out the fields style.display value. They are set correctly. How to resovle this? My JS is : ...
by: Janis | last post by:
I try to understand what could be the source of a problem with displaying and hiding rows of tables using display:block/none. I've read selfhtml but could not find any hint about that. Any pointers why that can happen, or how I should take care of that type of problem/effect are highly appreciated. The problem... A couple times the hiding/displaying works, but _occasionally_ the entries are hidden but _blank lines appear_, instead.
by: Edward | last post by:
IE6 only displays certain text on my site if you mouse over it (!). I reduced the HTML down to this code below which still shows this effect/bug. My temporary solution was to take out all the comments from my HTML. I reproduced this effect on two computers which use IE6. Why will IE6 not show the first line of text below when the page loads? To see this effect for yourself, view this page online at:
by: smorrison64 | last post by:
I have a form that is coded to open a File Dialog boc to pick a picture to display on that particular item on a subform. My form is not based on query, but rather two separate tables (one primary, one sub). That code is working properly. How do I get that to translate to my report? I use VBA code because I use formats other than BMP for the pictures. Would basing the form on the qury that the report is based on solve the issue without...
by: marktang | last post by:
ONU (Optical Network Unit) is one of the key components for providing high-speed Internet services. Its primary function is to act as an endpoint device located at the user's premises. However, people are often confused as to whether an ONU can Work As a Router. In this blog post, we’ll explore What is ONU, What Is Router, ONU & Router’s main usage, and What is the difference between ONU and Router. Let’s take a closer look ! Part I. Meaning of...
by: Hystou | last post by:
Most computers default to English, but sometimes we require a different language, especially when relocating. Forgot to request a specific language before your computer shipped? No problem! You can effortlessly switch the default language on Windows 10 without reinstalling. I'll walk you through it. First, let's disable language synchronization. With a Microsoft account, language settings sync across devices. To prevent any complications,...
by: Oralloy | last post by:
Hello folks, I am unable to find appropriate documentation on the type promotion of bit-fields when using the generalised comparison operator "<=>". The problem is that using the GNU compilers, it seems that the internal comparison operator "<=>" tries to promote arguments from unsigned to signed. This is as boiled down as I can make it. Here is my compilation command: g++-12 -std=c++20 -Wnarrowing bit_field.cpp Here is the code in...
by: Hystou | last post by:
Overview: Windows 11 and 10 have less user interface control over operating system update behaviour than previous versions of Windows. In Windows 11 and 10, there is no way to turn off the Windows Update option using the Control Panel or Settings app; it automatically checks for updates and installs any it finds, whether you like it or not. For most users, this new feature is actually very convenient. If you want to control the update process,...
by: tracyyun | last post by:
Dear forum friends, With the development of smart home technology, a variety of wireless communication protocols have appeared on the market, such as Zigbee, Z-Wave, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, etc. Each protocol has its own unique characteristics and advantages, but as a user who is planning to build a smart home system, I am a bit confused by the choice of these technologies. I'm particularly interested in Zigbee because I've heard it does some...
by: agi2029 | last post by:
Let's talk about the concept of autonomous AI software engineers and no-code agents. These AIs are designed to manage the entire lifecycle of a software development project—planning, coding, testing, and deployment—without human intervention. Imagine an AI that can take a project description, break it down, write the code, debug it, and then launch it, all on its own.... Now, this would greatly impact the work of software developers. The idea...
by: adsilva | last post by:
A Windows Forms form does not have the event Unload, like VB6. What one acts like?
by: 6302768590 | last post by:
Hai team i want code for transfer the data from one system to another through IP address by using C# our system has to for every 5mins then we have to update the data what the data is updated we have to send another system
by: bsmnconsultancy | last post by:
In today's digital era, a well-designed website is crucial for businesses looking to succeed. Whether you're a small business owner or a large corporation in Toronto, having a strong online presence can significantly impact your brand's success. BSMN Consultancy, a leader in Website Development in Toronto offers valuable insights into creating effective websites that not only look great but also perform exceptionally well. In this comprehensive...

By using Bytes.com and it's services, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

To disable or enable advertisements and analytics tracking please visit the manage ads & tracking page.