Blog posts tagged "internet explorer" – Posts 1..5 of 8 posts found:

2015-01-10: So ashamed, I used a <marquee> tag

Posted at 2015-01-10 19:19:05 by SHD

Forgive me, I was bored. At least I found out what the <marquee> tag is good for. It was created for George Lucas.

2013-06-16: CSS3 Experiment: Aero

Posted at 2013-06-16 22:24:32 by SHD

Sometimes it's cool to just try stuff out in web development without having to support every old browser. Here's the result of playing around for an afternoon attempting to recreate Windows Aero look using just CSS in the current browsers (Firefox 21, Chrome 27, MSIE 10).

2012-03-05: CSS Experiment: bar graphs

Posted at 2012-03-05 22:22:46 by SHD

There was an interesting article about website bandwidth usage posted on Hacker News today. It contains some bar graphs explaining which fractions of the total download size of a site home page is attributable to text content, images, CSS, scripts etc. The author said he had "cheated" in creating those bar graphs by taking screen shots from Safari's development console. I figured this was a nice challenge to see if I could recreate those graphs in pure HTML and CSS.

2012-01-17: Browser tip: Quickly remove old autocomplete entries

Posted at 2012-01-17 12:23:44 by SHD

Here's a quick tip. If you're entering information into a web form and have outdated or incorrect suggestions in the autocomplete dropdown that your browser offers, you can delete them easily. Use the ↓ key on the keyboard to highlight the offending item, then press the Del key to delete it from the list. I've confirmed this works at least in Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer.

2011-11-28: Virtual Server 2005: The virtual machine could not be started. An unexpected error occurred.

Posted at 2011-11-28 15:18:38 by SHD

I routinely use Microsoft Virtual Server 2005 R2 SP1 to run a handful of virtual machines for development and testing purposes. One of these VMs is set to run automatically at system boot. Every once in a while, it refuses to start up.