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CSS; the missing manual.


CSS (1) See Cascading Style Sheets.

(2) (Content Scrambling System) The copy protection system applied to DVDs, which uses a 40-bit key to encrypt the movie.
; the missing manual.

McFarland, David Sawyer David B. Sawyer is an English-German upper diplomacy interpreter official and a translator training official belonging U.S. Department of State. Career
He successively held a teacher in the Mainz University Application Language and Cultural-Studies Faculty, which is

O'Reilly Media, Inc.


476 pages




This guide for advanced beginners or intermediate users explains how to use Cascading Style Sheets A style sheet format for HTML documents endorsed by the World Wide Web Consortium. CSS1 (Version 1.0) provides hundreds of layout settings that can be applied to all the subsequent HTML pages that are downloaded. CSS2 (Version 2.  to create web pages. Beginning with the basics, McFarland describes concepts such as inheritance, selectors, and the cascade; how to format text, create useful navigation tools, and add graphics; page layout, designs, and sidebars; and advanced techniques. Tutorials can be worked through by downloading materials online, and the appendices summarize each CSS property, creating CSS in Dreamweaver 8, and provide other resources. Some knowledge of HTML HTML
 in full HyperText Markup Language

Markup language derived from SGML that is used to prepare hypertext documents. Relatively easy for nonprogrammers to master, HTML is the language used for documents on the World Wide Web.
 is needed. McFarland, a Web designer, also wrote Dreamweaver 8: The Missing Manual.

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