Zoom:1 IE Fix

After playing around with the layout and jQuery for a while, Internet Explorer 8 was really pissing me off. Everything that worked in Firefox, Safari Chrome didn’t work properly in Internet Explorer 8. I wonder why that browser is still around… Anyhow, I later found a quick solution that can fix most of the IE problems, and that’s the zoom:1 fix! All you need to do is add the following line to your css:

1div {
2    zoom: 1; 
3}

And just that like, every problem that I was having disappeared. I can’t really explain why, and apparently neither can this blogger. But the point is, use it and save yourself some trouble. Microsoft, when are you going to figure it out…?

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my pic Isaac Liu is currently a software engineer at Apple Inc. working on the iOS performance team. He received his Ph.D in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of California, Berkeley . His research focus was in real time systems, parallel architectures and programming models. His thesis can be found here
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