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    Default Is there a decent, cross-browser way of finding the height in pixels of an element

    ... even if the element's height has been specified as a percentage or "auto?"
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    What are you looking for? Like a Dom Inspector for IE? LMAO
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    I did find this experiment, although I can't decide what he is really trying to do:

    http://www.quirksmode.org/js/doctypes.html

    also there is this forum where someone asked the same question:

    http://www.thescripts.com/forum/thread95629.html

    although these people don't seem so happy to be there.

    And then I found this one about div height... perhaps with a little magic you can customize it?

    http://www.sitepoint.com/forums/showthread.php?t=394508
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    Aha -- offsetHeight was what I was looking for, I believe. Thanks
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    Holy Crap! You mean I actually helped someone... nevermind it is an almighty "Mad Prof" such as Twey...


    LMAO Twey... dose of own medicine... Google is your friend


    LMAO!

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    Haha

    Of course I looked. But in fairness to me, it was 1:18AM.
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    Noted. LOL I have had MANY days like that...

    I 'specially hate when I do some 36 to 76 hour coding stretches in Flash and get everything perfect and find it doesn't work... only to spend another 40 hours figuring out I missed a colon in one spot :P

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