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Randall Twede
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when i use images i can use alt in the image tag. how can i make a tooltip for a text link?
 
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http://www.dynamicdrive.com/dynamicindex5/texttool.htm
there are other versions on the site too
 
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In IE you can use the "title" attribute.
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title attribute works with both IE and Netscape 6/6.1.
<a href="somelink.html" title="This is a link t somewhere">A Link</a>
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thanks, i will give title a try first
 
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yeah thats good enough..it works in IE and Mozilla but not in netscape 4.7...they can figure things out without it anyway...just additional help
 
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Try to look at this article - it looks complicated, but works in NS. By the way, probably you could simplify the code a little bit.
http://www.faqts.com/knowledge_base/view.phtml/aid/2338/fid/128
 
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well, i dont expect a lot of visitors and i dont think many people still use NS4.7 i just keep it around for testing purposes
 
I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
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