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Post Posted March 13th, 2015, 9:02 am

On our website at ... phy-award/ in Firefox the column widths are not correct. All working fine in IE, Chrome and Safari and on ipad etc. I have checked on Firefox 36 on PC and on 37 beta on a mac

Any ideas why? This is a Wordpress site.




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Post Posted March 13th, 2015, 9:07 am

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Post Posted March 13th, 2015, 12:38 pm

I put the link in the W3C validator
100 Errors, 61 warning(s)
The Validator has the ability to clean-up the markup and show where each error is.
Give it a try to see if changing the errors and warnings help.
Too lengthy or I'd list them, use verbose output and let it go sequentially.


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Post Posted March 13th, 2015, 5:33 pm

The table has multiple <colgroup> tags. Try deleting all but the first.

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