Text Field Height issue with Firefox

Discussion in 'XML' started by somewildmonkey@yahoo.com, Aug 21, 2006.

  1. Guest

    I'm running Firefox version 1.5.0.6 and when I load an html file
    containing the code shown below, although both the text field and the
    button are defined as 24 pixels in height, the text field is displayed
    30 pixels tall. In Internet Explorer they display as specified.

    Any ideas why Firefox is adding 6 pixels to the height of the text
    field?

    - MB

    <?xml version="1.0"?>
    <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
    "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
    <html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
    <head>
    </head>

    <input type="text" size="10" id="form1:textField1"
    name="form1:textField1" class="TxtFld" style=" height: 24px; left:
    20px; top: 80px; position: absolute; width: 220px" value="" />

    <input id="form1:button1" name="form1:button1" class="Btn2"
    style="height: 24px; left: 250px; top: 80px; position: absolute; width:
    70px" type="submit" value="Search">
    </input>

    </form>
     
    , Aug 21, 2006
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  2. HTML is not an XML language (at least, not until you get to XHTML, which
    is HTML's replacement), so you're somewhat off-topic in this forum. Try
    an HTML-specific or (probably more productively) a Firefox-specific
    discussion?
     
    Joe Kesselman, Aug 21, 2006
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  3. Guest

    Sorry about that :-/

    Thanks for the info - somehow I read the group name as comp.text.xhtml


    Joe Kesselman wrote:
    > HTML is not an XML language (at least, not until you get to XHTML, which
    > is HTML's replacement), so you're somewhat off-topic in this forum. Try
    > an HTML-specific or (probably more productively) a Firefox-specific
    > discussion?
     
    , Aug 21, 2006
    #3
  4. CSS-related question, so xpost and f'up2
    comp.infosystems.www.authoring.stylesheets.

    schrieb:
    > I'm running Firefox version 1.5.0.6 and when I load an html file
    > containing the code shown below, although both the text field and the
    > button are defined as 24 pixels in height, the text field is displayed
    > 30 pixels tall. In Internet Explorer they display as specified.
    >
    > Any ideas why Firefox is adding 6 pixels to the height of the text
    > field?
    >
    > - MB
    >
    > <?xml version="1.0"?>
    > <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
    > "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
    > <html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
    > <head>
    > </head>
    >
    > <input type="text" size="10" id="form1:textField1"
    > name="form1:textField1" class="TxtFld" style=" height: 24px; left:
    > 20px; top: 80px; position: absolute; width: 220px" value="" />
    >
    > <input id="form1:button1" name="form1:button1" class="Btn2"
    > style="height: 24px; left: 250px; top: 80px; position: absolute; width:
    > 70px" type="submit" value="Search">
    > </input>
    >
    > </form>


    --
    Johannes Koch
    In te domine speravi; non confundar in aeternum.
    (Te Deum, 4th cent.)
     
    Johannes Koch, Aug 21, 2006
    #4
  5. Johannes Koch wrote:
    > CSS-related question, so xpost and f'up2
    > comp.infosystems.www.authoring.stylesheets.
    >
    > schrieb:
    >> I'm running Firefox version 1.5.0.6 and when I load an html file
    >> containing the code shown below, although both the text field and the
    >> button are defined as 24 pixels in height, the text field is
    >> displayed 30 pixels tall. In Internet Explorer they display as
    >> specified. Any ideas why Firefox is adding 6 pixels to the height of
    >> the text
    >> field?
    >>
    >> - MB
    >>
    >> <?xml version="1.0"?>
    >> <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
    >> "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
    >> <html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
    >> <head>
    >> </head>
    >>
    >> <input type="text" size="10" id="form1:textField1"
    >> name="form1:textField1" class="TxtFld" style=" height: 24px; left:
    >> 20px; top: 80px; position: absolute; width: 220px" value="" />
    >>
    >> <input id="form1:button1" name="form1:button1" class="Btn2"
    >> style="height: 24px; left: 250px; top: 80px; position: absolute;
    >> width: 70px" type="submit" value="Search">
    >> </input>
    >>
    >> </form>

    >
    > --
    > Johannes Koch
    > In te domine speravi; non confundar in aeternum.
    > (Te Deum, 4th cent.)


    Please don't top post.
     
    Steve Kostecke, Aug 21, 2006
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