content column

All templates are XHTML 1.0 and CSS2/ tableless.

2 columns / menu fixed, content dynamic.
2 columns layout grid. The navigation column is fixed, the content column is dynamic and adjusts itself to the browser window.
The layout also works with an absolute height template 100% height
more nice and free css templates

html {
padding:0px;
margin:0px;
}
body {
background-color: #e1ddd9;
font-size: 12px;
font-family: Verdana, Arial, SunSans-Regular, Sans-Serif;
laoreet dolore magna aliquam erat volutpat.</P>
Figure 9-22

Figure 9-22. Another approach to defining a "change bar"

Remember when we mentioned static-position much earlier in the chapter? Here's one example of how it works and how it can be very useful.

Another important point is that when an element is positioned, it establishes a containing block for its descendant elements. For example, we could absolutely position an element and then absolutely position one of its children, as shown in Figure 9-23. color:#564b47; padding:0px 20px; margin:0px; } #content { margin-left: 200px; background-color:#fff; overflow: auto; }

caveats about border-style apply. border-right-widthIE4 P/P IE5 P/Y NN4 B/B Op3 Y/-

Sets the width of the right border of an element, which will inherit the element's background, and may have a foreground of its own (see border-style). Negative length values are not permitted.

border-styleIE4 P/Y IE5 P/Y NN4 P/P Op3 Y/-

Sets the style of the overall border of an element, using the color set by border-color or the foreground of the element itself if no border-color has been defined. CSS1 does not

Thevalue of color can also affect the borders aroundan element. Let's assume that you've declared thesestyles, which have the result shown in Figure 6-6:

P.aside {color: gray; border-style: solid;}
Figure 6-6

Figure 6-6. Border colors are taken from the content's color

This will result in the element <PCLASS="aside"> having gray text and a graymedium-width solid border. That's because the foreground color