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How to hide css online?
harish_s

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Msg#: 3061240 posted 12:10 pm on Aug 26, 2006 (gmt 0)

Hi folks,
I want to hide my css file or css online. That no one should view my stylesheet in all the browser. Any ideas...

 

asquithea

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Msg#: 3061240 posted 12:17 pm on Aug 26, 2006 (gmt 0)

That's impossible. If a browser can use the CSS file to render a page, then the content has already been downloaded to the user's computer for them to view and analyze at leisure.

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Msg#: 3061240 posted 1:32 pm on Aug 26, 2006 (gmt 0)

At best you could perhaps use a tool to compress the CSS file and get rid of any unnecessary white-space and comments, but it will certainly still be accessible. And I think most people would advise against trying to hide the CSS (and HTML), since it's a great way for people to learn - by looking at other peoples code.

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