Wednesday, August 24, 2011



Inline Hack for IE
* (star) can be used as the inline hack for both ie6 and ie7.

For Example:
Syntax: .selector{*property:value;} 

IE6 browser inline Hack 
_ (underscore) can be using only for ie6

For Example:
Syntax: .selector{_property:value;} 

Firefox inline style
content:”"/*” can be used for firefox only where IE cannot recognize it.

Internal Style
Use * html for ie6 and *+html hack for ie7

For Example:
Synatax: * html .selector{property:value;} , * + html .selector{property:value;} 

* html .logo{margin-left:10px;} for ie6
* + html .logo{margin-left:20px;} for ie7

IE7 and Firefox browser Hack
Use html>body hack for ie7 and firefox.

For Example:
Syntax: html>body .selector{property:value;} 

html>body .logo{margin-left:10px} will take only in ie7 and firefox

Mordern browser Hack or Firefox Hack
Use html>/**/body {} hack which will support only in both firefox2 and firefox3.

For Example:
Syntax: html>/**/body .selector{property:value;} 

html>/**/body .logo{margin-left:10px} will take only in firefox.

Browser hack for Opera versions 9 and below
Use html:first-child {} for opera browser. Also you use 
Syntax: @media all and (min-width:0px) {head~body .selector {property:value;}}

For Example:
@media all and (min-width:0px) {head~body .logo {margin-left:10px;}} only for opera

Firefox3 browser hack
Use html>/**/body .selector, x:-moz-any-link, x:default {property:value;} for firfox3 only.

For Example:
Syntax: html>/**/body .pro_yl, x:-moz-any-link, x:default {background:red;}

Google Chrome browser hack
Use body:nth-of-type(1) .elementOrClassName{property:value;} only for google chrome.

For Example:
body:nth-of-type(1) .logo{margin:20px;}

Safari browser hack
Use Syntax: body:first-of-type .elementOrClassName{property:value;}

Fox Example:
body:first-of-type .logo{margin-top:10px;} only for safari.


  1. Hi, I need a little help. CAN you show me a working example of how to implement firefox help. like should i write it exactly? or start from .selector? or it should be written in body tag or what?? I read numerous hack examples but nothing is working for me, may be its because i dont know how to use them, hopefully i will get some help here.

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  3. Hi Nyma - Below is working example, Try to Open in IE and Chrome, Firefox the see background color effect.

    If you need more help so mail me direct.