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2006-07-31 11:50:32, Category: Programming & Design
I want to place a div tag over a java applet, how can I accomplish this?? I played with z-index, and the inline position, and didn't get anything the applet always appears on top I tried placing the applet within a <div> and that didn't wortk either

Answers

  1. tedjn

    On 2006-07-31 11:58:07


    Applets, like Flash objects and the HTML <select> form element seems to possess inifinite z-index. For Flash, I know you can set the wmode property to achieve the effect you want, see [first source], but I do not know if it is possible for applets.
  2. John J

    On 2006-07-31 11:54:04


    z index is buggy at best in most browsers I have noticed. I don't know what you are trying to accomplish, but can you include the overlay as part of the java? EDIT - related to your added details - I didn't mean include the applet in a div, I meant create a pop up/whatever that div is you are creating as part of the applet as opposed to being in HTML.