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 select elements and z-index, adam, July 31, 2003
     Re:select elements and z-index , Ian Maffett, July 31, 2003
     Re:select elements and z-index, Erik Arvidsson, July 31, 2003

Subject: Re:select elements and z-index From: Erik Arvidsson Date: July 31, 2003
This is a knonw IE bug. This does not happen in Gecko.

The only solutions I've heard of is to use an opaque iframe/scriptlet, hide/clip the selects or use popups.

erik

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Hi
I'm trying to build menus which display correctly over windowed controls like select elements. Is there any other way to show them over the top except by hiding the select elements?
I tried showing them in a transparent iframe, but this doesnt appear over them, which surprised me. Popup windows do, but you cant set these to transparent. This is a problem if you want to have nested menus, becuase you can only use one at a time so if it is big enough to show more than one rectangle it obscures more of the page than you want.
Adam



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