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    I am working on a website for my work and luckily (sarcasm) we use IE8 throughout the hospital. This is the only browser this is happening to.

    I am building a decision tree website where their is basically a flowchart and you click on each step to watch a video and figure out information about that step. On the left hand side I rotated the text 270 degrees so it is vertical. I have the column width set to 40px. This is cutting off the text at 40px and won’t show the rest of the letters.

    The example is at

    Thanks for any help that you can give me.


    This is a hack but give it float: left; for IE8 and atleast all of the text will be displayed.

    You can also give it a non-percentage width, but that will expand the size of the rotated text further down instead of centering it to the middle of the cell.


    Your the best Merri!!!!!!!

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