Old 11th January 2017, 06:55   #1
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Browser Word Wrap

I'm using Winamp as a browser for www.textfiles.com and I've noticed that IE doesn't word-wrap plain text by default (and I can't find a way to make it do).

The only workaround I've found is creating a CSS file for the Internet Options override that applies word wrapping to everything:

code:
*{
word-wrap: break-word;
}



While this works in IE, it doesn't work in Winamp. Apparently the CSS override doesn't apply.

Am I out of luck?
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Old 11th January 2017, 20:13   #2
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God knows why you would want to use winamps browser... but I assume it is a limitation on the core browser in the system. what OS you are using. It might have to do with the IE version that's shipped with it.

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Old 13th January 2017, 10:03   #3
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Winamp respects IE's color and formatting override settings, but not the option to attach a CSS file to govern how pages should be displayed. It also seems to be treating each webpage as if it were being presented in an iframe or a frameset apart from the fact that URLs are properly displayed.

In fact, the reason I'm using it is precisely because I never use IE and can afford to change IE's color settings. It's a bit of an interactive art project.

http://i.imgur.com/G7cp0tF.jpg
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Old 8th February 2017, 08:35   #4
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Winamp respects IE's color and formatting override settings, but not the option to attach a CSS file to govern how pages should be displayed. It also seems to be treating each webpage as if it were being presented in an iframe or a frameset apart from the fact that URLs are properly displayed.

In fact, the reason I'm using it is precisely because I never use IE and can afford to change IE's color settings. It's a bit of an interactive art project.

http://i.imgur.com/G7cp0tF.jpg
How would you review it on a scale of 1 to 10?. Do you think it actually does its job?
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