have been struggling with this issue for a while. I have a problem with text inside a child div being cut off in IE7 or 8. Works fine in other browsers.
parent div - float left child div - no height, text gets cut off
I have tried a few hacks and methods I found googling but nothing works, please help!
overflow:hidden; on the parent of the floated element.
sounds like it might be this: http://www.positioniseverything.net/explorer/guillotine.html
I'd rather, you give the parent div this css property:
This is the default anyway, but it appears that the browser has changed it so specify it explicitly.