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CSS3 3D transforms and HTML5 Canvas

Is it possible to create a html element inside a Canvas, draw it and than make it, for example rotate using CSS3?

And if it is, does it follow the Canvas settings (for example, lighting of some sort)?

Just a thing that popped into mind, might make...

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Horizontal scroll overflowing HTML <li>'s without knowing width

I want to arrange a bunch of <li> elements which represent images in a horizontal scrollable container, like in the example above.

The tricks I've seen so far set the width of the container to be the...

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How do i reverse a CSS3 animation on the first iteration (and not the second)

I have setup a CSS3 animation like this:

@-webkit-keyframes slidein {
    from { -webkit-transform: translateX(100%); }
    to   { -webkit-transform: translateX(0); }

How do i reverse this animation on a class definition?


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HTML - I need a Button, Label and TextBox with this last one AUTO RESIZE in WIDTH when resizing the browser

I want to have a SEARCH div where I have a:
1) Button
2) Label
3) TextBox

The edit Box should automatically resize to it's MAX WIDTH by default and whenever I physically resize the browser page, without moving down !!!

I'm not even sure...

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Drop shadow only on one edge

Possible Duplicate:
drop shadow only bottom css3

With CSS3, how would one make a drop shadow only appear on the bottom edge of a DIV? I would like it to work in FF4, IE9, C10.

drop shadow

Setting a positive Y-offset doesn't quite look right - I can...

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Slanted text container

I was wondering if any of you knew if it was possible to make anything looking like this :

side by side slanted paragraphs

I know about but I can't put any text in the slanted areas.

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Border-radius on two overlapping elements; background shines through

I've made a CSS progressbar, using 2 overlapping elements. The CSS for the elements is as follows:

#status_progressbar {
  height: 22px;
  width: 366px;
  -moz-border-radius: 10px;
  -webkit-border-radius: 10px;
  border-radius: 10px;

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Recreating the HTML5 range input for Mobile Safari (webkit)?

So I've been working on a HTML5 iPad application for work and have come across a problem. I didn't have access to an iPad whilst first working on this app and relied on desktop Safari to get my app quickly together (probably not the best thing,...

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HTML5/CSS3 - Checkbox Image?

I've been everywhere, but no luck.

I have to use a set of checkboxes (that will send false/true value using POST), but I want to use images instead of them.

Is it possible?

Example, trying to change checkbox background (wrong way):


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Are parentheses allowed in CSS selectors?

In the below example, I want to create a CSS rule that applies only to the header with the text "Blockhead".

 <div class="gumby">
     <span class="pokey"></span>
     <h3>Clay rules</h3>

Can I use parentheses, such...

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Is using the css3 'background-size' property sufficient for retina display?

To be as succinct with styles as possible, I'd rather not use a media query stylesheet that is included if my page is viewed with a double-pixel-density device such as the iPhone 4.

That being said, would it be ok if I just did something like...

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How to do a box shadow in IE?

I'm using this for firefox and web kit browsers:

-moz-box-shadow: 0 0 15px #888;
-webkit-box-shadow: 0 0 15px #888;
box-shadow: 0 0 15px #888;

for IE, I found 2 filters from this article:


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CSS3 auto-fill problem?

for example:

<div id="container">
<div id="left"></div>
<div id="right"></div>

I need #left's width is fixed while #right auto fills the space left in #container? How to achieve this with CSS3 ? I am using...

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Is .htc file a good practice in older versions of IE for rounded corners like CSS3 has?

I am trying to make the simple html button with rounder corner using CSS3 but for IE i am using .htc file for round curve, is the .htc file using is good habit or bad i am not able to judgment to use this .html file.

My another worries is that...

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How can I center buttons/text in a table column?

When I say <td style="padding: 50% 0 50% 0;" align="left"></td> it spazes out and will get really large. I have tried a ton of things and with no good result. This shouldn't be that hard!!! (P.S. I am using the CSS blueprint framework but have cleared...

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How do I add a box shadow to the faux column sidebar?

I have a faux column for the sidebar with a background image repeat-y. However, I would like to add a drop shadow to the entire image. How do I do this?

I can't seem to be able to figure it out. Below the box shadow applies only to the sidebar, but...

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-moz-background-clip: *text* in Mozilla

Is there a good way to implement this in Mozilla? I have done it successfully in Webkit using -webkit-background-clip: text;. I have been trying to implement it into Firefox with no success. MDN has it listed as -moz-background-clip but there is no...

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Button width in css3

I have a button and I want it to be a particular size


<a class="button icon Raise"
onclick="raiseButtonAction(realPlayer, gameState)" id="nupp1" href="#"><span>RAISE</span></a>


.button {
position: absolute;
border-top: 1px solid...

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drop shadow only bottom css3

Is there a way to drop the shadow only on the bottom?. I have a menu with 2 images next to eachother. I don't want a right shadow because it overlaps the right image. I don't like to use images for this so is there a way to drop it only on the bottom...

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Is it possible to set transparency in CSS3 box-shadow?

Is it possible to set transparency on the box shadow?

This is my code:

  box-shadow:10px 10px 10px #000;
  -webkit-box-shadow:10px 10px 10px #000;
  -moz-box-shadow: 10px 10px 10px #000;

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Animation options HTML5 Canvas/CSS3/jQuery

I'm interested in doing some more flash-like animation in either, or a combination of HTML5/JQuery.

One of the ideas floating around is of flying birds, character animation and 'tween'-like animation sequences. I'm a flash dev by background so all of...

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What's the best approach to this type of layout?

I know I can just use margins and padding to accomplish what I want. But, that seems a little... I dunno, strange I guess. I just feel that there is a more... structured? way of doing this?

Here's what I want to do: Headings and lists inside a black DIV.

How would you suggest I go about...

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downloadable html5 &amp; css3 compressors?

is there any downloadable, html5 & css3 compressors that i could put on my site for people to use since I don't quite have the knowledge, or time, or money to do it myself?

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How to define exceptions for the Third occurence of a DIV?




  <div id=columns>..1..</div>
  <div id=columns>..2..</div>
  <div id=columns>..3..</div>
  <div id=columns>..4..</div>
  <div id=columns>..5..</div>
  <div id=columns>..6..</div> ...

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HTML5 and CSS3 for IE7 and IE8

I inherited a web application where the front end uses new HTML5 tags (header, nav, section tags) and new CSS3 style attributes (rounded borders). The website looks amazing in Google Chrome and Safari.

However, the client now complains the website...

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