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image link style problem


Guest jt_sea

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I'm trying to set a link style for thumbnail images I have on my site but am having difficulty getting the style to take over the a { } and a:hover { } styles. Here is an example of the styles I have set;

a { color: #005D93; text-decoration: none;}a:hover { color: #990000; text-decoration: underline;}#thumb { position: relative;      float: left;  padding-left: 25px; padding-bottom: 10px;}#thumb img { width: 116px; height: 165px;}#thumb img a { text-decoration: none; border: 2px; border-color: #F5F6F7; border-style: solid;}#thumb img a:hover { border-color: #990000;}

An example image tag is as follow;

<div id="thumb"><a href="details/page2.html" onclick="NewWindow(this.href,'name','640','460','yes');return false;"><img src="Images/2714.jpg"></a></div>

With the above mentioned, the thumbnail is surround by the a color of #005D93 and not the border color I expected. An example can be seen here - Example. I know it must be something fairly obvious I'm missing. Any help would be greatly appreciated.Regards,JT

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The sequence is wrong... in your css, you're accessing an anchor tag within an image tag within the thumb id... but what you want is an image tag within an anchor tag within the thumb id.I'm not sure if#thumb a:hover img{} is allowed though... so you have to do:#thumb a img:hover{} but then this isnt supported in IE6, although it should be once IE7 comes out... and of course it's already supported in FireFox

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