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retrolefty

When I respond to a posting and perhaps embedded a quote window, my added text starts to
fill the text window and when it gets to the bottom it starts to just and show text as I type characters.
If the line continues below the existing text window size, it jumps back to the original text that fills
the window. So as I continue typing the new text keeps jumping in and out of view. Does that
make sense? and is there anyway I can just let the start of the text scroll up out of the top of text window
so I can see what I'm typing at the bottom of the text window?

Lefty

biocow

OS and browser so it can be reproduced?

retrolefty

MS XP pro SP3, IE8.

I will try using google chrome later.

Lefty

graynomad

I've seen this on other forums as well, for example the Soc of Robots which is also SMF.

With Vista and IE8 I don't see it here though.

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Rob
Rob Gray aka the GRAYnomad www.robgray.com

retrolefty

Just tried with Google Chrome and don't see the same  problem ?

Lefty

retrolefty

Just tried hitting the compatiblity button on MS IE8 (right next to the address bar) and
that seems to fix it.

Thanks

Lefty

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