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IE7 and IE8 Ignoring Opacity When Using jQuery fadeIn()

November 3rd, 2012 - Posted by Steve Marks to (X)HTML / CSS, Javascript / jQuery, Web Development.
I’ll dive straight into this one by explaining the problem I came up against earlier this week whilst cross browser testing a feature in Internet Explorer 7 and 8. Let’s look at the following element: What we’ve got here is a black div with 50% opactiy, hovered over the t...

Only Applying a CSS Opacity to the Parent Container

November 16th, 2010 - Posted by Steve Marks to (X)HTML / CSS, Web Development.
If you’re reading this post you’ve probably realised by now that any elements included within a container that has had a CSS opacity applied will inherit this opacity also. Let’s look at a quick example of this scenario The CSS: body { background-color:#C00; } .container ...