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Old October 8th, 2008, 11:49 AM   #1
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Help:Web page not centered in display.

When trying to create a simple web page in Front Page, it displays off center (to the left side of the screen).
How can I make sure it displays centered or stretches to fill the screen on higher rez monitors? I'm choosing "absolute" when formatting the position of various items on the page.
I would sure appreciate any help on this.
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Old October 19th, 2008, 09:55 PM   #2
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I'm not exactly sure how your page is setup, but usually to center a page you use margins in CSS.

I would have to take a look at your source code, but your usually add the following CSS code to your container or wrapper element.

margin: 0 auto;
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Old October 20th, 2008, 10:41 AM   #3
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Thanks Wes,
I used regular html in Front Page. It shows ok on my 1024x768 monitor, but when viewed on a higher res display, appears shifted to the left side. I'll try converting it to a css format in Coffee Cup and then add the tag you suggested.
Thanks again for your help.
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Old October 20th, 2008, 03:35 PM   #4
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well, you can always add the css in an inline format.

So lets just say our outermost div or table is named container. You would put something like this.

<div id="container" style="margin:0 auto">

Everthing else in my webpage

</div> <--end of webpage
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