User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.7) Gecko/20040707 Firefox/0.9.2 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.7) Gecko/20040707 Firefox/0.9.2 I'm not sure what category to file this under, so I'm leaving it as general. I've found this same problem in firefox on numerous sites. For some reason, menus aren't properly colored. I'm not sure if this is a bug, or improper coding on the part of the web designers. All the same, I know it displays as intended in IE, so I'm submitting it and leaving the judgement up to the experts. You'll notice in the example website, the menu along the left displays a light blue, with only the dark blue being displayed directly behind the text. Rather, the entire menu is intended to be dark blue, turning light blue only when moused-over. Another good example is http://www.gocyberlink.com/english/index.jsp This page uses drop down menus. Only the text is backed with gray, instead of the entire dropdown menu (as in IE). I appologize if this is the fault of the developers instead of Moz/FireFox, but it occurs on so many websites I felt it necessary to submit. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Go to the example sites. 2. Observe the coloring on the menus. Actual Results: The menus only display the intended background color directly behind the text, rather than for the width of the menu. Expected Results: The entire menu would display the proper background color.
Assignee: firefox → nobody
Component: General → Layout
Product: Firefox → Browser
QA Contact: firefox.general → core.layout
Version: unspecified → Trunk
> All the same, I know it displays as intended in IE, so I'm submitting it and > leaving the judgement up to the experts. Thank you for filing the bug! This is indeed a known problem in IE's layout of display:inline elements. The page should be setting those <a> elements to display:block if they want the background to extend past the text. Unfortunately, since it "works in IE" web developers don't do that... > Another good example is http://www.gocyberlink.com/english/index.jsp This is the same issue. Please file a separate Evangelism bug on it?
Assignee: nobody → english-us
Component: Layout → English US
Product: Browser → Tech Evangelism
QA Contact: core.layout → english-us
Version: Trunk → unspecified
Summary: Improper Menu Coloring → mcafee.com - Improper Menu Coloring
This bug appears to have been corrected! Resolving, thanks McAfee.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 14 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Product: Tech Evangelism → Tech Evangelism Graveyard
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