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i have designed a menu list program in which i'm facing a problem where the last li item (white crappie) shifts down when i hover mouse pointer to just above li item (ozrack bazz) of white crappie instead (white crappie) li item should be to be sticked just below (ozrack bazz) li item without a down shift.

i request u all to kindly sort the problem.

i have send menu_css.html file along with the layout.css file.


html file:

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  1. <html>
  2. <head>
  3. <script language="JavaScript" type="text/javascript">
  5. window.onload = activateMenu;
  8. function activateMenu() {
  9. /* currentStyle restricts the Javascript to IE only */
  11. var navroot = document.getElementById("nav");
  13. /* Get all the list items within the menu */
  15. var lis=navroot.getElementsByTagName("LI");
  16. //alert(lis.item(0).lastChild.tagName);
  17. for (i=0; i<lis.length; i++) {
  20. /* If the LI has another menu level */
  21. if(lis.item(i).lastChild.tagName=="UL"){
  23. /* assign the function to the LI */
  24. lis.item(i).onmouseover=function() {
  26. /* display the inner menu */
  27. this.lastChild.style.display="block";
  28. }
  29. lis.item(i).onmouseout=function() {
  30. this.lastChild.style.display="none";
  31. }
  32. }
  33. }
  35. }
  38. </script>
  39. <link href="layout.css" rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" />
  41. </head>
  42. <body>
  43. <p>this is test menu</p>
  44. <br />
  45. <ul id="nav">
  46. <li >Sunfishes
  47. <ul >
  48. <li><a href="">Blackbanded»sunfish</a></li>
  49. <li><a href="">Shadow bass</a></li>
  50. <li><a href="">Ozark bass</a>
  51. <ul class="pg">
  52. <li class="ed">a</li>
  53. <li class="er">b
  54. <ul>
  55. <li class="aq">m</li>
  56. <li class="wa">n</li>
  57. </ul>
  58. </li>
  59. <li class="eq">c</li>
  60. </ul>
  61. </li>
  62. <li class="sd"><a href="">White crappie</a></li>
  63. </ul>
  64. </li>
  66. <li >Grunts
  67. <ul >
  68. <li><a href="">Smallmouth grunt
  69. </a></li>
  70. <li><a href="">Burrito</a></li>
  71. <li><a href="">Pigfish</a></li>
  72. </ul>
  73. </li>
  75. <li >Remoras
  76. <ul >
  77. <li><a href="">Whalesucker</a></li>
  78. <li><a href="">Marlinsucker</a></li>
  79. <li><a href="">Ceylonese remora</a></li>
  80. <li><a href="">Spearfish remora</a></li>
  81. <li><a href="">Slender suckerfish</a></li>
  82. </ul>
  83. </li>
  84. </ul>
  86. </body>
  88. </html>
css file:

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  1. ul {
  2. padding:0;
  3. margin:0;
  4. list-style: none;
  5. }
  6. a {text-decoration:none;}
  8. li {
  9. float: left;
  10. position: relative;
  11. width: 180px;
  13. }
  15. /*li ul {
  16. display: none;
  17. position: absolute;
  18. top: 1em;
  19. left: 0;
  20. }*/
  21. #nav ul, #nav ul ul, #nav ul ul ul{
  22. display:none;
  23. position:absolute;
  24. top: 1em;
  25. left: 0;
  26. }
  27. /*#nav {
  28. display: none;
  29. position: absolute;
  30. top: 1em;
  31. left: 0;
  33. }*/
  35. li > ul {
  36. top: auto;
  37. left: auto;
  38. }
  39. /*#nav li:hover ul { display:block; } */
  41. #nav li:hover ul ul, #nav li:hover ul ul ul{ display:none; }
  43. /*#nav ul li:hover ul {
  44. display: block;
  46. }*/
  47. #nav li:hover ul, #nav ul li:hover ul, #nav ul ul li:hover ul{
  48. display:block;
  49. top: auto;
  50. left: auto;
  51. position:relative;
  52. }
  53. .pg {padding-left:140px;}
  54. /*ul li:hover ul {display: block;}*/
  56. .ed {display:block;top:-18px;left:-20px;}
  57. .er {display:block;top:-18px;left:-20px;}
  58. .eq {display:block;bottom:20px;left:-20px;}
  59. #nav li.sd {padding-top:-10px;}
  60. .aq {display:block;top:-18px;left:20px;}
  61. .wa {display:block;top:-18px;left:20px;}
  62. .sd {display:block;}
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