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by Mike Mason
Wed Apr 29, 2009 2:54 pm
Forum: Technical Support
Topic: Spell check not working in 9.02
Replies: 3
Views: 4151

Thanks for sending me a test document. This seems to be a bug in CSE HTML Validator . If you place the cursor at different locations and hit F7, does it sometimes check a different number of words? Yes, and the cursor appears to jump to a random position. Spell check works OK if I highlight a parag...
by Mike Mason
Tue Apr 28, 2009 7:13 am
Forum: Technical Support
Topic: Spell check not working in 9.02
Replies: 3
Views: 4151

Spell check not working in 9.02

Since upgrading to 9.02 when I try to spell check an html document I get the message Spell Check Complete - 7 words checked. If I highlight the whole document and run spell check it checks only the first paragraph. I have to highlight each paragraph in turn to get it to spell check. I've checked the...
by Mike Mason
Tue Apr 14, 2009 3:19 am
Forum: Site Promotion & SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
Topic: Sitemap generation
Replies: 4
Views: 12759

A very useful, free and simple site map builder that I use is here http://www.sitemapbuilder.net/sitemapb.aspx It has not been supported for some time so you need to update the header to <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <urlset xmlns="http://www.sitemaps.org/schemas/sitemap/0.9"> but otherwise...
by Mike Mason
Wed Jan 30, 2008 3:55 pm
Forum: Site Promotion & SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
Topic: Tooltips and search engine spiders
Replies: 2
Views: 14940

Tooltips and search engine spiders

I already know they are good for my audience. I wanted to know about search engine spiders. Can anybody help me?
by Mike Mason
Wed Jan 30, 2008 3:38 am
Forum: Site Promotion & SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
Topic: Tooltips and search engine spiders
Replies: 2
Views: 14940

Tooltips and search engine spiders

I am using the 'title' tag to add pop up tool tips to my internal anchor links on my menus eg <a href="../home.html" title="Home page">Home </a> Does anyone know if these are spidered by search engines in the same way that 'alt' tags are for images? I've tried a couple of spider simulators and they ...
by Mike Mason
Mon Dec 03, 2007 2:22 pm
Forum: CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
Topic: Testing CSS in IE^
Replies: 6
Views: 27272

Testing CSS in IE6

I loaded down the multiple IE browser pack from Microsoft and it installed fine on XP Pro. I got css slide menu dropdowns working (and W3C validating) in Mozilla, IE7 and IE6. Took hours of coding and it still doesn't work in IE5.5 but that browser is just bag of old spanners anyway.
by Mike Mason
Thu Nov 01, 2007 3:05 pm
Forum: CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
Topic: Testing CSS in IE^
Replies: 6
Views: 27272

Many thanks

Many thanks for that - a great help
by Mike Mason
Wed Oct 31, 2007 3:13 pm
Forum: CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
Topic: Testing CSS in IE^
Replies: 6
Views: 27272

Testing CSS in IE^

I'm building some css drop down menus. They are OK in IE7, Mozilla, Opera etc but don't work at all in IE6. There are hacks on Stu Nichols excellent site cssPlay to solve this but how can I test my menus on IE6 without installing it? Or how can I get IE6 to run on a PC with IE7 installed? Does anyon...