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ie5.5 & CSS word-spacing?
Is there a bug?
madmatt69




msg:1207061
 1:17 pm on May 23, 2002 (gmt 0)

Hi everyone, need some help here -

Have a line of text, and I want there to be a word spacing of 5px. The css class looks like so:

.nav {
color : #FFF;
font: 10px Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif;
word-spacing: 10px;
}

However in ie5.5 it doesn't work! There appears to be zero change to the word spacing. NS6 on the other hand, renders it perfectly. Is css word-spacing not supported in ie5.5, or is my code buggy?

If it's not supported, is there another method to adjust the word spacing?

Thanks for any help!

Matt..

 

Nick_W




msg:1207062
 2:16 pm on May 23, 2002 (gmt 0)

Not supported.
No other way other than ridiculous workarounds, make sure the design holds up without it is your best bet.

Nick

madmatt69




msg:1207063
 2:30 pm on May 23, 2002 (gmt 0)

Ack! That's too bad...I guess I'll need to use a spacer gif :(

Thanks anyways!

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