[SATLUG] Microsoft Fails the Standards Test

country glenn.toothman at gmail.com
Sat Apr 3 15:21:08 CDT 2010

I ran the changes on the html code, I opened it in MS browser (V 7.0) things
were even worse than before, grin...

Who knows, maybe some day MS will come join the real world of computing,
cooperating with all...

On Sat, Apr 3, 2010 at 2:59 PM, country <glenn.toothman at gmail.com> wrote:

> There were errors, and thank you for the url, I love it and will use it to
> keep my code even cleaner...
> The problems MS has with my code is I'm using CSS and calling shockwave
> routines, MS wants to convert it to scripts w/o shockwave.   As an
> experiment I tried it both ways, when converted to satisfy MS it errors in
> the two other browsers I use to validate, firefox and chrome.
> Again Thanks Borries, I really like that program, and will try the
> suggested corrections to see how it affects my code..
> Glenn
> On Sat, Apr 3, 2010 at 1:01 PM, Borries Demeler <
> demeler at biochem.uthscsa.edu> wrote:
>> >
>> > As of lately, they have changed their internet exploder, if you do not
>> write
>> > the html to THEIR standards it will not display properly, works great in
>> > firefox and chrome as well as other OS browsers, the only one that
>> cannot
>> > read it correctly is M$...
>> >
>> > I've had people tell me I had to change the code, I simply tell them, I
>> > write the code, if you use a browser that does not support any
>> standards,
>> > it's your fault.
>> So does your code validate against XHTML 1.0 Strict and doesn't display on
>> IE?
>> (http://validator.w3.org/)
>> -b.
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