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Duncan:-
This is an excellent concept and i want to use it for navbar buttons instead of the javascript alternative.

But I've encountered a problem in Firefox - I need to click each button twice, once to trigger the 'on' state and once to actually fire the link. This does not happen in IE7 - one click is enough to do both. Any ideas why this might be?
(20.04.2007, 13:44)

Fahed:-
Stu,

I've had a look at the code and i really can't understand what is going on to achieve this result.

Could you spell it out for me.
(30.04.2007, 10:13)

Fahed:-
Stu, another thing, I just came across:

a:focus
{
outline-style: none;
}

Why isn't this sufficient?
(30.04.2007, 10:27)

Stu:-
Fahed, outline-style is not recognised by Internet Explorer.
(30.04.2007, 19:08)

Fahed:-
Thanks Stu. Can anyone point out the JS way to do this? It would be interesting to compare against.
(30.04.2007, 19:15)

Dave:-
Hi -
Thanks so much for your great ideas! I've used a handful for different projects, and they have all worked very well.

I am using an adapted version of your image map tutorial on this site: davidgarlitz.com, and there I am using the absolute positioned ems to separate the text from the image and make them both clickable links. Can the dots be removed in this case? As I am already using the absolute positioning for the purpose of separating the text, I can't work out how I could also incorporate the dot-removal principles here.. If you've got a sec, could you take a look under the hood?

Much obliged
Dave
(25.05.2007, 11:27)

Yukulélé:-
/* Javascript method */

for(var i=0;elm=document.links[i];i++)
{
elm.onfocus=function(){elm.blur();};
}
(16.06.2009, 15:08)

Yukulele:-
/* Jquery method */

$("a").focus(function(){this.blur()});
(16.06.2009, 15:09)

richard:-
Hi,
How do I make a hyperlink underline longer than the length of the link? The 'active border' demo is similar to the effect I am after except the text does not change colour on mouseover, only the line colour.
(12.11.2009, 10:18)

Deepak Oberoi:-
I like CSS play. I have used it for many of my projects. Mostly for IE issues. It helps a lot. Thanks for this great website.

Deepak Oberoi
www.dmark.in
(09.12.2009, 17:47)

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