HTML and XHTML Step by Step

Errata for HTML and XHTML Step by Step




The errata list is a list of errors and their corrections that were found after the product was released. If the error was corrected in a later version or reprint the date of the correction will be displayed in the column titled "Date Corrected".

The following errata were submitted by our customers and approved as valid errors by the author or editor.

Color Key: Serious Technical Mistake Minor Technical Mistake Language or formatting error Typo Question Note Update



Version Location Description Submitted By Date Submitted Date Corrected
Printed
Page xxiv

should be On page xxiv, the meta tag for page 26 is incorrect. Change: To:

Microsoft Press  Jul 13, 2010 
Printed
Page CDROM

Several files are missing from the /References folder of the sample files Four files used in Chapter 4 are missing from the Reference folder of the sample files. The missing files are available for download from the Microsoft Download Center: HTML_SBS.exe http://download.microsoft.com/download/4/e/a/4ea02439-ab9f-40be-a47d-54bf949ea28b/html_sbs.exe Microsoft scanned this file for viruses. Microsoft used the most current virus-detection software that was available on the date that the file was posted. The file is stored on security-enhanced servers that help to prevent any unauthorized changes to the file.

Microsoft Press  May 06, 2010 
Printed
Page 66

missing from code sample On page 66, the fourth line of the code sample in step 2 is missing a closing tag. Change: calcium in the soil. The opposite of acidic soil is alkaline soil. to: calcium in the soil. The opposite of acidic soil is alkaline soil.</dd>

Microsoft Press  May 06, 2010  Jul 29, 2010
Printed
Page 72

On page 72, the last line is missing a parameter. 255,255,0 should be rgb(255,255,0)

Microsoft Press  Jul 13, 2010  Jul 29, 2010
Printed
Page 249

On page 249, the last code sample on the page is incorrect. columns should be cols

Microsoft Press  May 06, 2010  Jul 29, 2010
Printed
Page 251

On page 251, the third line of the code sample in step 4 contains an extra /. Change the third line of the code sample in step 4 to: <td><textarea name="comments" rows="6" cols="50"></textarea></td>

Microsoft Press  Jul 13, 2010  Jul 29, 2010
Printed
Page 303

index.htm referenced rather than winter.htm On page 303, the blue instructions read: "USE the index.htm, texture.wmv, and texture-hi.avi files in the practice file folder for this topic. These files are located in the My DocumentsMicrosoft PressHTML and XHTML SBS16MultimediaEmbeddingVideo folder and can also be accessed by clicking Start/All Programs/Microsoft Press/HTML and XHTML Step by Step. OPEN the index file in Notepad and Internet Explorer." They should read: "USE the winter.htm, texture.wmv, and texture-hi.avi files in the practice file folder for this topic. These files are located in the My DocumentsMicrosoft PressHTML and XHTML SBS16MultimediaEmbeddingVideo folder and can also be accessed by clicking Start/All Programs/Microsoft Press/HTML and XHTML Step by Step. OPEN the winter file in Notepad and Internet Explorer." Microsoft Press is committed to providing informative and accurate books. All comments and corrections listed above are ready for inclusion in future printings of this book. If you have a later printing of this book, it may already contain most or all of the above corrections.

Microsoft Press  May 06, 2010  Jul 29, 2010