I have a new website and want suggestions getting it to look right in Explorer 6

  1. profile image46
    eustacheposted 8 years ago

    I have a new website and want suggestions getting it to look right in Explorer 6.

    It's OK in Firefox and later versions of Explorer, but I can't get the top menu to look right in Explorer 6.
    http://www.wilkinson-associates.co.uk

    Does anyone have ny ideas how to fix this?

  2. thranax profile image51
    thranaxposted 8 years ago

    Often the problem with browsers like that is if it works fine in later ones don't worry about it. Explorer 6 is so old its dying out to updates. I know a lot of people still use 6 and some even before that but the amount of serious traffic today use 7 or later. Some problems are unfix-able, that's why flash sites have a HTML only site you can go to if your on dial-up or an old browser and cant run it.

    ~thranax~

  3. anisetta profile image54
    anisettaposted 8 years ago

    You can use http://validator.w3.org to validate your page. It will give you the lines and columns where there is a problem. Once you fixed all the problems, you will have  a very clean code and your web page should display consistently accros all platforms.

    I had the same problem with my website, browsing on the internet I found the following code:



    Your page has the following code:



    You want to have "transitional" rather than "strict."

    Here is the source where I found the code that helpd me, it has lots of good information:

    http://www.w3schools.com/Xhtml/xhtml_dtd.asp

 
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