November 20th, 2003, 11:19 AM
Positioning with CSS
I have a table not long enough to fill the page. I want the table to always be in the middle of the page at no matter what resolution. I know that for text I could just have <td valign="middle"> but how can I do the same but for a table using CSS? Is there a variable where I can check the size of the screen and align it that way?
November 20th, 2003, 02:16 PM
try either the position:relative or postion:absolute positioners.
Ryan Jones (RyanJ)
November 20th, 2003, 05:19 PM
Look here for an example of centering a <div> horizontally and vertically in the window. Use the div as a container for your page. This little exercise is not pure CSS, it uses a single cell table as the outer container. I generally don't use tables for layout, but if you want vertical centering, this seems to be the only elegant hack.
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November 21st, 2003, 08:26 AM
Thanks in a million! I surely appreciated you sharing your knowledge.