Appendix E. CSS Support Chart

Browser compatibility—or lack thereof—is the biggest obstacle to adoption of CSS. This appendix provides a comprehensivev guide to how the browsers have implemented support for CSS1. Check this master list to get a rough idea of how well a given property and its values are supported.

This appendix uses the following key:

CSS Support Chart

Supported

CSS Support Chart

Not supported

P

Partial support (some values are supported, some aren’t)

B

Buggy support (anything from mangled display to browser crashes)

Q

Quirky support (browser may not act as expected)

This list and the notes that follow are current as of January 2001. For the latest information, please visit http://style.webreview.com .

Property or Value

Windows 95

Macintosh

           

N4

N6

IE3

IE4

IE5

IE55

O3

O4

N4

N6

IE3

IE4

IE5

1.1

Containment in HTML

P

CSS Support Chart

P

Q

Q

Q

CSS Support Chart

CSS Support Chart

P

CSS Support Chart

B

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