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FIrst, thanks for the help in the past. I have my blog the way I like it now, and i"m using the latest Pagelines framework 2.3.2:


But when I look at it through an iPhone or an iPad (and turn off the mobile versions of it), then it doesn't render the page correctly. When the website first boots up, it looks right. But when you zoom out, a lot of the page's background is submerged in black.

The weird thing is that when I use an iPad or iPhone emulator, it looks fine:


But it doesn't work when using the real devices. Is there a way to fix this?

P.S. I had also installed the Browser Specific CSS plugin at one point, but didn't really know how to change the CSS to help with the iOS devices. So naturally, nothing was fixed.

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Hi James,

You can actually see the issue when you also resize your browser window. Therefore, can you provide us with settings you have used on both Layout Editor and Color Control please. So we can try to recreate the issue.

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Thanks for getting back to me.

On the Layout Editor:

-- Static with Pixel Width

-- Full Width Sections

-- Disable Mobile View is unchecked

-- Default Layout Mode: the 2nd one, one column on right

-- Layout Dimension Editor:

-- Global Content Width: 960px

-- Main Column Width: 640px

-- Sidebar1 Width: 320px

-- Content %: 68.57142857142857

Color Control settings:

Body Bkgd: #000000

Page Bkgd: #FFFFFF

Content Bkgd: (blank)

Primary Text: #000000

Text Headers: #000000

Primary Links: #225E9B

Footer: #999999

Content shadow: unchecked

Site background image: (blank)

Supersize the Background Image: checked

-- James

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Actually, your asking these questions helped me figure some things out. I changed the format to Fixed Width, and then changed the body background color to #FFFFFF. That fixed most of it. Now, I'll work on the Fixed NavBar, but it's working fine now. Thanks!

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