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#1 k0rrup7  Icon User is offline

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Background Size

Posted 18 March 2007 - 07:42 AM

Hey, I'm building my own site, but the problem is, is that i want to use a certain background, but i need to know the size for the background. I had a too small one, and when i imported it, it was showing up twice.
Can someone tell me what the normal size of a background is, without it will display itself more then once?
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Re: Background Size

Posted 18 March 2007 - 08:29 PM

the background for a website goes on for infinity both right and down.

different resolutions will see that image a different # of times.
me on a 1600x1200 would see it alot,
an 800x600 might just see it the once.

also, if you have a bunch of content in either one of those directions it will cause it to repeat.

if you want a static background image your gonna have to use some css,
search google and you will find multiple scripts that will let you do that.
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Re: Background Size

Posted 14 May 2007 - 09:42 AM

Either use css like previously suggested, or limit the page size using div tags.
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