Book HomeCascading Style Sheets: The Definitive GuideSearch this book Wednesday 23rd of August 2017 07:15:39 PM

8.2.4. Block-Level Replaced Elements

Block-levelreplaced elements are also subject to a few differences in howformatting is handled. The most important is that replaced elementsare assumed to have an intrinsic height and width; for example, animage will be a certain number of pixels high and wide. Given this,if either height or width areset to auto for a replaced element, then the valuewill always evaluate to the intrinsic height or width of the element.


Copyright © 2000 O'Reilly & Associates, Inc. All rights reserved.

Printed in the United States of America.

Published by O'Reilly & Associates, Inc., 1005 Gravenstein Highway North, Sebastopol, CA 95472.

Nutshell Handbook, the Nutshell Handbook logo, and the O'Reilly logo are registered trademarks of O'Reilly & Associates, Inc. Many of the designations used by manufacturers and sellers to distinguish their products are claimed as trademarks. Where those designations appear in this book, and O'Reilly & Associates, Inc. was aware of a trademark claim, the designations have been printed in caps or initial caps. The association between the image of a koala and the topic of HTML and XHTML is a trademark of O'Reilly & Associates, Inc.

While every precaution has been taken in the preparation of this book, the publisher assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions, or for damages resulting from the use of the information contained herein.



Library Navigation Links

Copyright © 2002 O'Reilly & Associates. All rights reserved.

Eachof these isused to set the width on a specific border side, of course, just aswith the margin properties.

border-width

Values
would combine with the user's white background to yield totallyunreadable links.