Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from 54.163.35.238

Forum Moderators: incrediBILL

Message Too Old, No Replies

Mac / IE5.1 not displaying my page

Page with Layers / CSS not displayed in certain Mac / IE Combination

     

Onza

8:04 am on Feb 24, 2005 (gmt 0)

10+ Year Member



I have redesigned my homepage and used DHTML Layers for a navigation that always remains at the bottom. It all works fine on PCs ( IE, Mozilla etc. ) but I have heard from Mac Users that it won't display on Mac ( don't know which OS ) in IE 5.1.

Now I have a Problem because I don't have a Mac where I could test things out and find the bug.

Is there somebody out there that could take a look at it? Or is there a way to simulate a Mac Browser on PC?

I would really appreciate any help that is offered! Thanks already.

<Sorry, no personal domain names.
See Terms of Service [webmasterworld.com]>

[edited by: tedster at 8:21 pm (utc) on Feb. 24, 2005]

bill

8:49 am on Feb 24, 2005 (gmt 0)

WebmasterWorld Administrator bill is a WebmasterWorld Top Contributor of All Time 10+ Year Member Top Contributors Of The Month



The iCapture [danvine.com] service (free) will let you see your site rendered in Apple's Safari browser.

tedster

8:33 pm on Feb 24, 2005 (gmt 0)

WebmasterWorld Senior Member tedster is a WebmasterWorld Top Contributor of All Time 10+ Year Member



It's also a good idea to make sure your mark-up is valid before you try to debug for specific browsers. Keeps you from chasing your own tail, fixing things for one browser but that breaks your page in another, etc.

W3C Validator - HTML [validator.w3.org]
W3C Validator - CSS [jigsaw.w3.org]

danmccarthy

9:04 pm on Feb 24, 2005 (gmt 0)

10+ Year Member



iCapture is great when it's up, but even then it doesn't allow you to see your site in IE5/Mac, only Safari. To me, IE5/Mac is the browser that I really need a way to test. Anyone have any other ideas?

tedster

10:18 pm on Feb 24, 2005 (gmt 0)

WebmasterWorld Senior Member tedster is a WebmasterWorld Top Contributor of All Time 10+ Year Member



How about Internet cafe's and copy shops that rent time on computers? That lets you check out functionality as well, which you can't do with a screen shot.
 

Featured Threads

Hot Threads This Week

Hot Threads This Month