Re: Netscape and Nesting Tables

by Chris Hawkins <netmaker2(at)>

 Date:  Sun, 08 Jul 2001 00:01:08 -0700
 To:  bart(at)
 Cc:  Ben Russo <>, HWG Techniques <hwg-techniques(at)>
 In-Reply-To:  site5
  todo: View Thread, Original

Yeah, and of course IE fills in and forgives mistakes like that .... yeeesh....

At 05:17 PM 7/7/01 -0400, Bart Szyszka wrote:
> >Hey!  This has probably been on the list far too many times, but here it is
> >again.  sorry...
> >Netscape has a big problem with nesting tables.  Check this out:
> >
>The problem isn't in the nested tables, but rather in your tables code
>itself. You can't go directly from TABLE to TD. All TDs need
>to be surrounded by TRs before you put the big TABLE around
>If you look at all the examples of TD usage from:
>You'll notice that all of the TDs are contained within TRs.
>Bart Szyszka  bart(at)  ICQ:4982727
>GigaBee here to save the Web!

Chris Hawkins
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