February 9, 2001 - Creating Transparent Frames
February 9, 2001|
Creating Transparent Frames
Tips: February 2001
Yehuda Shiran, Ph.D.
IFRAMEtag in Internet Explorer 5.5 and Netscape 6 is that you can make the inline frame transparent. This page shows a frame overlpping a banner. You can read the banner because the frame is transparent. To make a frame transparent, you have to:
ALLOWTRANSPARENCY="true" to the
IFRAME element tag.
STYLE="background-color:transparent" to the
BODY tag of
<fileName> that is being sourced in the
IFRAME tag (
Here is the code to implement the example above:
<IFRAME NAME="Frame1" SRC="010209d.html" ALLOWTRANSPARENCY="true" STYLE="position:absolute; top:20; left:50; z-index:3">