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problem with IE to select option

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Hi i have select option in my page which works fine in firefox in which i mention specific width for select option when i clicked select list the option lengths are large the option area is expanded on firefox but in IE the option area is not expanded but when i removed the width then it works fine in IE but the select list width also incresed i dont want to expand the width of select tab here is the code

<tr><td >
<select style="width:100px" name="menu">
<option value="">Select Menu</option>
<option value="1">Acura RL Vs. Lexus LS</option>
<option value="2">British Cars We Wish They Still Made </option>
<option value="3">Most Luxurious Spas In The World </option>
<option value="4">Summertime And The Renting Is Easy</option>
</select>
</td></tr>

please help me!!

thanks in advance!
Dec 21 '07 #1
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Mobius Evalon
P: 4
Punctuation much?

What Firefox is doing makes sense, the select box being one hundred pixels in width but expanding the options to fit all the text. While I think it's rather silly to cut off that much text, you have to specify the width property for the options as well.
Dec 21 '07 #2

Markus
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P: 6,050
Punctuation much?

What Firefox is doing makes sense, the select box being one hundred pixels in width but expanding the options to fit all the text. While I think it's rather silly to cut off that much text, you have to specify the width property for the options as well.
I wonder if he was able to take a breath between that?
Dec 21 '07 #3

P: 18
Punctuation much?

What Firefox is doing makes sense, the select box being one hundred pixels in width but expanding the options to fit all the text. While I think it's rather silly to cut off that much text, you have to specify the width property for the options as well.

Thanks for response but still it not working even i am applying width to option as well...

please help me....

thanks in advanced
Dec 21 '07 #4

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