I'm concerned that this could be something to do with my machine set up as I can't find it in bugzilla. when I load the above url, the main content pane has the text wrongly overlaid. (I can't attach a file, but, for example, the lines starting with 1,2,3 all appear in one place. version of mozilla is Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.1) Gecko/20020826 xp is un-service packed (I don't like their change in contract terms), machine is ibm thinkpad t23. I've put this in as major, but if you do anything with ms support sites, it's worse than that :-) tc
I spent quite a while figuring out what was going on. IT turns out the problem is in the stylesheet http://support.microsoft.com/common/css/GN/en-us/down-other/KBArticle.css , which has a number of declarations of the form "margin-bottom: -1%" or "margin-bottom: -1em". This are explicit requests for overlap. Note that percentages are relative to the width of the containing block. I'm guessing that WinIE either doesn't support negative margins correctly or does percentage vertical margins relative to some height. (In any case, I'd expect to see the overlap in MacIE as well. If true, this might be a good way to point out the problem to Microsoft.) In any case, ->evangelism.
Assignee: font → susiew
Component: Layout: Fonts and Text → US General
Product: Browser → Tech Evangelism
QA Contact: ylong → zach
Version: other → unspecified
(This could also be a browser-sniffing problem...)
I think this is a DUP of bug 159494
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 159494 ***
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 16 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
Product: Tech Evangelism → Tech Evangelism Graveyard
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