|Subject:||Re: Why does my browser not interpret the escaped HTML tags?|
|Posted by:||jmm-list-gn (jmm-list.AXSPAM…@sohnen-moe.com)|
|Date:||Wed, 01 Sep 2004|
Robert Bowen wrote:
> Hello peeplez. I have an odd problem. When I put the ANSI symbol for
> "less than" ("<"), the word STRONG and then the ANSI symbol for
> "greater than" (">") in my web page, followed by some text, then close
> the STRONG tag the same way, my text appears in bold. No problem.
> When I do the same things with the corresponding HTML tags (< ,
> > ) the tag is not interpreted, it is simply displayed:
Yes, this is as it should be. I do not understand why you thing there
is a problem.
> ... the same thing happens with any tag. What do I have to do to make
> my browser (Firefox or Explorer) interpret the tag?
Don't use the escaped values for angle brackets. Escape sequences exist
so that the characters can be displayed rather than interpreted.
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Why does my browser not interpret the escaped HTML tags? posted by Robert Bowen on 1 Sep 2004