Nik Coughin wrote:
Damn Microsoft. Damn them to hell with IE's complete lack of support for
png alpha transparency without the use of a crappy hack, a crappy hack that
also doesn't work on repeating CSS backgrounds.
Please have a look at his with both IE and a real browser, if you have the
Any ideas to make it look better in IE?
Great job Nik!
Unfortunately IE is here to stay as a dominant browser for many years!
I had a discussion with one of my friends about a stupidity of Internet
I have installed FireFox on hundreds machines doing computer services.
What I have found, that maybe 2% are using it! I have installed it
Quicktime, Flash and Java, nothing to do, just browse.
NAH! They are to stupid to do that!
Often, when I ask "What browser you're using", I hear the question:
"What's the hell is that?"
"That's the blue E icon on the desktop!"
"Yeah = thingy for the Internet - I use it!"
Suppose that FF is heaps better, so what?
It will take MANY years to take over. IE took over Netscape because was
given as 'part' of OS.
As long as M$ will be number one as OS and Office producer, IE will
stay. Most likely for many years.
So... we have to design pages mainly for IE and the rest... just to
The main goal is a bloody IE.