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Negative margins on an iphone display.

Thread began 7/17/2013 4:15 am by CraigR | Last modified 7/17/2013 10:21 am by CraigR | 1762 views | 2 replies

CraigRBeta Tester

Negative margins on an iphone display.

Further to a question I raised in another thread, about an effective Iphone emulator/debugger, http://www.webassist.com/forums/posts.php?id=31763
, I think I have got to the nub of the issue.

I have a list which I am manipulating with CSS so I can split it across 3 columns
When the first line item in the second column is displayed, I have a negative margin set, which is equivalent to the line height * the number of elements in the list.
This effectively resets the position of the top of the second column, so it is perfect alignment with the first, and so on
I have this working and looking good on everything except on phones and ipod touch.
I have tried with ems, pixels and points.

The site is legacy and is not designed for mobile devices, so there are no media queries

Just wondered how I can set the negative margin so it displays properly on all devices

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