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Trouble with Drop Down Menu in IE6

Thread began 3/19/2009 4:27 pm by jules.webb286095 | Last modified 3/20/2009 12:16 pm by jules.webb286095 | 4002 views | 3 replies


Trouble with Drop Down Menu in IE6

I am having trouble with my drop down menu in IE6. I know the issue is with the z-index of some element, I just can't seem to pinpoint which rule to make the changes to.

I have a horizontal menu with 6 links, 2 of which have drop down menus. I have a header background image under the menu. Inside the header image on some pages I have a quote, this quote ends up being on top of the drop down menu thus when you hover over the menu it disappears. On pages where there is no quote the drop down menus work fine.

<div id="sp_graphic" class="BG_about">
<h1>Acupuncture is the greatest gift<br />I've ever given myself!
<span class="author">K.R. Palmer, AK</span>

If you wish to view it online go to: intro-to-aca.php
un: webassit
pw: guest

Thanks for any help offered:-)


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