Can you explain to me how to make and edit HTML codes??

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How can I get them side by side and not one of top of the other? I am just getting used to this HTML editiing stuff..

Thanks Sim  [:)]
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Re: Can you explain to me how to make and edit HTML codes??
« Reply #1 on: 24/03/2008 19:37:13 »
Yo dude !!

I can't help you but lets see the link eh ?...so that I can be a nosy sheepy !!

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Re: Can you explain to me how to make and edit HTML codes??
« Reply #2 on: 24/03/2008 19:40:23 »
Someone call 911 Neil's a rapest. Ha

www.mypace.com/kranediggity

not like you can see anything anyways unless you add me?

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Re: Can you explain to me how to make and edit HTML codes??
« Reply #3 on: 24/03/2008 19:43:58 »
Someone call 911 Neil's a rapest. Ha

www.mypace.com/kranediggity

not like you can see anything anyways unless you add me?

Your link takes me here !!..http://www.wiki.com/ [>:(]
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Re: Can you explain to me how to make and edit HTML codes??
« Reply #4 on: 24/03/2008 19:46:10 »
me too!

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Re: Can you explain to me how to make and edit HTML codes??
« Reply #5 on: 24/03/2008 19:46:32 »
oops i spelt myspace wrong haha

www.myspace.com/kranediggity

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Re: Can you explain to me how to make and edit HTML codes??
« Reply #6 on: 24/03/2008 19:50:00 »
Snazzy background !!...cool dude !!
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Re: Can you explain to me how to make and edit HTML codes??
« Reply #7 on: 24/03/2008 19:51:50 »
yes. I stole it from microsoft...ha

i mean they put it on my computer when i got it..i'm bound to find everything they put on this thing sooner or later.. cuz i have no life

but looky here here's all the defalt xp backgrounds :) http://s155.photobucket.com/albums/s319/KraneDiggity/Myspace/

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Re: Can you explain to me how to make and edit HTML codes??
« Reply #8 on: 24/03/2008 19:54:05 »
me too!


How can I get them side by side and not one of top of the other? I am just getting used to this HTML editiing stuff..

Thanks Sim  [:)]

Can you click the url side by side instead...

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Re: Can you explain to me how to make and edit HTML codes??
« Reply #9 on: 24/03/2008 19:55:15 »
yes. I stole it from microsoft...ha

i mean they put it on my computer when i got it..i'm bound to find everything they put on this thing sooner or later.. cuz i have no life

but looky here here's all the defalt xp backgrounds :) http://s155.photobucket.com/albums/s319/KraneDiggity/Myspace/

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Re: Can you explain to me how to make and edit HTML codes??
« Reply #10 on: 24/03/2008 19:56:22 »
Alright. THis is what i have to make them to boxes come up, once the page loads ha.

<object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" allowScriptAccess="never" allowNetworking="internal" height="210" width="180" align="middle" data="http://www.metrolyrics.com/scroller/scroller.swf?lyricid=25143&border=11&bordert=80&bgfont=0x000000&bg=http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s319/KraneDiggity/Myspace/Sunset.jpg&filter=0x000000&filtert=25&txt=0xFFFFFF&fontname=arial&fontsize=11&speed=2">
  <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="never" />
  <param name="allowNetworking" value="internal" />
  <param name="movie" value="http://www.metrolyrics.com/scroller/scroller.swf?lyricid=25143&border=11&bordert=80&bgfont=0x000000&bg=http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s319/KraneDiggity/Myspace/Sunset.jpg&filter=0x000000&filtert=25&txt=0xFFFFFF&fontname=arial&fontsize=11&speed=2" />
  <param name="quality" value="high" />
  <param name="bgcolor" value="#006666" />
</object><br />..

Video Lyrics

<object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" allowScriptAccess="never" allowNetworking="internal" height="210" width="180" align="middle" data="http://www.metrolyrics.com/scroller/scroller.swf?lyricid=10860&border=11&bordert=80&bgfont=0x000000&bg=http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s319/KraneDiggity/Myspace/Sunset.jpg&filter=0x000000&filtert=25&txt=0xFFFFFF&fontname=arial&fontsize=11&speed=2">
  <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="never" />
  <param name="allowNetworking" value="internal" />
  <param name="movie" value="http://www.metrolyrics.com/scroller/scroller.swf?lyricid=10860&border=11&bordert=80&bgfont=0x000000&bg=http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s319/KraneDiggity/Myspace/Sunset.jpg&filter=0x000000&filtert=25&txt=0xFFFFFF&fontname=arial&fontsize=11&speed=2" />
  <param name="quality" value="high" />
  <param name="bgcolor" value="#006666" />
</object><br />..

Song Lyrics



Now i have no clue how that makes them boxes appear, but it does ha. I mean i do some stuff its gives me the link and i just post it to my myspace..

and like these

<style>
.friendscomments {display:none;}
</style>

<style>
.latestblogentry {display: none;}
</style>

make it so my comments and blog entries don't show up on my page. I do'nt know how they do but they do. comptuers are crazy things..
« Last Edit: 24/03/2008 19:59:54 by Simulated »

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Re: Can you explain to me how to make and edit HTML codes??
« Reply #11 on: 24/03/2008 20:09:13 »
Put the links next to each other with only a couple spaces between and see if it will work!

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Re: Can you explain to me how to make and edit HTML codes??
« Reply #12 on: 24/03/2008 20:14:54 »
Looky Karen has 10 stars again!

Nope



i'm purdy sure you need html stuff..

just like putting pictures on here you need the things

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Re: Can you explain to me how to make and edit HTML codes??
« Reply #13 on: 25/03/2008 02:40:28 »
yep!

Do you mean the maging bracuts?

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Re: Can you explain to me how to make and edit HTML codes??
« Reply #14 on: 25/03/2008 07:04:04 »
Rather than align="middle", try float="left".

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Re: Can you explain to me how to make and edit HTML codes??
« Reply #15 on: 25/03/2008 10:32:52 »
So you say try this?

<object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" allowScriptAccess="never" allowNetworking="internal" height="210" width="180" align="middle" data="http://www.metrolyrics.com/scroller/scroller.swf?lyricid=25143&border=11&bordert=80&bgfont=0x000000&bg=http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s319/KraneDiggity/Myspace/Sunset.jpg&filter=0x000000&filtert=25&txt=0xFFFFFF&fontname=arial&fontsize=11&speed=2">
  <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="never" />
  <param name="allowNetworking" value="internal" />
  <param name="movie" value="http://www.metrolyrics.com/scroller/scroller.swf?lyricid=25143&border=11&bordert=80&bgfont=0x000000&bg=http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s319/KraneDiggity/Myspace/Sunset.jpg&filter=0x000000&filtert=25&txt=0xFFFFFF&fontname=arial&fontsize=11&speed=2" />
  <param name="quality" value="high" />
  <param name="bgcolor" value="#006666" />
</object><br />..

Video Lyrics (With Right Aline with this) [right right]

ANNDDDD

<object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" allowScriptAccess="never" allowNetworking="internal" height="210" width="180" align="middle" data="http://www.metrolyrics.com/scroller/scroller.swf?lyricid=10860&border=11&bordert=80&bgfont=0x000000&bg=http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s319/KraneDiggity/Myspace/Sunset.jpg&filter=0x000000&filtert=25&txt=0xFFFFFF&fontname=arial&fontsize=11&speed=2">
  <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="never" />
  <param name="allowNetworking" value="internal" />
  <param name="movie" value="http://www.metrolyrics.com/scroller/scroller.swf?lyricid=10860&border=11&bordert=80&bgfont=0x000000&bg=http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s319/KraneDiggity/Myspace/Sunset.jpg&filter=0x000000&filtert=25&txt=0xFFFFFF&fontname=arial&fontsize=11&speed=2" />
  <param name="quality" value="high" />
  <param name="bgcolor" value="#006666" />
</object><br />..

Song Lyrics...and that with these [left left] ??

kept out the ][/cuz otherwise they wouldn't show up of course ;)


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Re: Can you explain to me how to make and edit HTML codes??
« Reply #16 on: 25/03/2008 12:16:53 »
No. In the first line where it says align="middle", change that to float="left". Do that in both sections of code.

However, it's Flash so may not work.
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Re: Can you explain to me how to make and edit HTML codes??
« Reply #17 on: 25/03/2008 15:38:43 »
Thanks Doc. I see now. I will do that when i get home tonight If i have the time.

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« Reply #18 on: 25/03/2008 20:32:44 »
Make the time. I want to know if it works.  [:(!]
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Re: Can you explain to me how to make and edit HTML codes??
« Reply #19 on: 25/03/2008 21:22:20 »
Thanks Doc. :) But what about this..



Do i have to do the align"left" to the video lyrics and song lyrics also?

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« Reply #20 on: 25/03/2008 21:41:29 »
Yeah, you can try that or align="justify".

It looks to me as if there's a spurious line above the 2nd box, that's why the tops aren't aligned. Get rid of the "<br />" at the end of the first section and the "..".

It might look better if you add padding-right="1em" to the first section after float="left". If that doesn't work try padding-right="5px"
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Re: Can you explain to me how to make and edit HTML codes??
« Reply #21 on: 25/03/2008 22:00:59 »
So I just post that right after the word? Or do I have to have something else so it knows what words to adjust?

Yeah I already got rid of that stuff..

But the only reason I think they aren't aligned is because of the text.. I'm gonna try it without the text first and see what happens.

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Re: Can you explain to me how to make and edit HTML codes??
« Reply #22 on: 25/03/2008 22:06:22 »
Yeah they are fixed now. I like them like this though :)



But yeah explain on how to get the text underneath the box if you would please and thank you doc :)

Also is there a way to get a space between the text on top and the box??
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« Reply #23 on: 25/03/2008 22:26:30 »

But yeah explain on how to get the text underneath the box if you would please and thank you doc :)


I don't know if Flash supports it, but you could try caption="whatever text you want" after the float bit.

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Also is there a way to get a space between the text on top and the box??


Yeah. Just add <br /> after the text. That's the newline tag.
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Re: Can you explain to me how to make and edit HTML codes??
« Reply #24 on: 26/03/2008 01:12:56 »
Float bit? Sorry i'm stupid.

and I copied your <br /> do i need something else? cuz it didn't work...

thanks for you help doc.

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Re: Can you explain to me how to make and edit HTML codes??
« Reply #25 on: 26/03/2008 02:22:19 »
Great job you guys.....

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« Reply #26 on: 26/03/2008 07:36:28 »
Let me see the code you've got now
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« Reply #27 on: 26/03/2008 10:37:15 »
ALright this is what I've got..once the page loads..

I'd like to not meet anyone. If are gonna add me cuz my picture if "hott" don't even.

<br />

<style>
.friendscomments {display:none;}
</style>

<style>
.latestblogentry {display: none;}
</style>

<object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" allowScriptAccess="never" allowNetworking="internal" height="210" width="180" align="left" data="http://www.metrolyrics.com/scroller/scroller.swf?lyricid=25143&border=11&bordert=80&bgfont=0x000000&bg=http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s319/KraneDiggity/Myspace/Sunset.jpg&filter=0x000000&filtert=25&txt=0xFFFFFF&fontname=arial&fontsize=11&speed=2">
  <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="never" />
  <param name="allowNetworking" value="internal" />
  <param name="movie" value="http://www.metrolyrics.com/scroller/scroller.swf?lyricid=25143&border=11&bordert=80&bgfont=0x000000&bg=http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s319/KraneDiggity/Myspace/Sunset.jpg&filter=0x000000&filtert=25&txt=0xFFFFFF&fontname=arial&fontsize=11&speed=2" />
  <param name="quality" value="high" />
  <param name="bgcolor" value="#006666" />
</object>
<object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" allowScriptAccess="never" allowNetworking="internal" height="210" width="180" align="right" data="http://www.metrolyrics.com/scroller/scroller.swf?lyricid=10860&border=11&bordert=80&bgfont=0x000000&bg=http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s319/KraneDiggity/Myspace/Sunset.jpg&filter=0x000000&filtert=25&txt=0xFFFFFF&fontname=arial&fontsize=11&speed=2">
  <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="never" />
  <param name="allowNetworking" value="internal" />
  <param name="movie" value="http://www.metrolyrics.com/scroller/scroller.swf?lyricid=10860&border=11&bordert=80&bgfont=0x000000&bg=http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s319/KraneDiggity/Myspace/Sunset.jpg&filter=0x000000&filtert=25&txt=0xFFFFFF&fontname=arial&fontsize=11&speed=2" />
  <param name="quality" value="high" />
  <param name="bgcolor" value="#006666" />
</object>

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Re: Can you explain to me how to make and edit HTML codes??
« Reply #28 on: 26/03/2008 18:57:29 »
Now tell me exactly what else you want to do.
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Re: Can you explain to me how to make and edit HTML codes??
« Reply #29 on: 26/03/2008 20:10:40 »
I want a space inbetween the two boxes we have and the words above them. They other html coding stuff has nothing to do with what we are doing here..and I would also like to have Video Lyrics underneath the first box and Song Lyrics underneath the second box.

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« Reply #30 on: 26/03/2008 21:57:47 »
ok.

add this...

<style>
.spacebelow {margin-top: 0;margin-bottom:1em;}
</style>

then change...

I'd like to not meet anyone. If are gonna add me cuz my picture if "hott" don't even.

to...

<p class="spacebelow">I'd like to not meet anyone. If are gonna add me cuz my picture if "hott" don't even.</p>

If you want to make that bit look even better, check your spelling & grammar!  [:P]

As for having the other text beneath the boxes, that's a bit more tricky. You may have to include the boxes in divs.
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« Reply #31 on: 26/03/2008 22:21:47 »
I guess I don't need that. Because it does have the title of the song and artist on both boxes.

Thanks Doc.

Now that we have all of that figured out.

And you like give me the basics on how to change the text size, font, and color?

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« Reply #32 on: 27/03/2008 08:02:14 »
If you mean in the text at the top, amend the spacebelow class thus...

<style>
.spacebelow {margin-top:0;margin-bottom:1em; font-size:2em; color:red; font-family:verdana, ariel, times roman;}
</style>

Alter the values of font-size, color, and font-family as required.

1em is the default size for text in your browser. 2em is bigger, 0.5em is smaller. Just set it to the size you want. Using em is preferable to using px (pixels) because of different monitor resolutions. You can't assume that all monitors will use the same size pixel grid for characters, so by putting something like 15px, you may actually make the text smaller rather than bigger.

Some old monitors or video cards can't display the full range of colours. If you stick to websafe colors, you'll be OK (aqua, black, blue, fuchsia, gray, green, lime, maroon, navy, olive, purple, red, silver, teal, white, and yellow). I don't, but I'm reckless  [:D]

With font-family, the browser will try to display the text in the 1st font named. If the PC does not have that font it will try the second and so on. If none are found it will use the browser default.
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« Reply #33 on: 27/03/2008 10:36:15 »
Oh thank you Doc :)

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« Reply #34 on: 27/03/2008 18:38:24 »
If you want to learn HTML (and lots of other stuff), w3schools is a good tutorial site. Here's a link to their HTML tutorial.

http://www.w3schools.com/html/
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« Reply #35 on: 27/03/2008 21:06:34 »
Thanks for the millionth tume doc :)

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« Reply #36 on: 27/03/2008 21:41:37 »
No problem.
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« Reply #37 on: 08/04/2008 01:43:39 »
Now i'm making this um freewebs page for my parents and um I'm using HTML mode and I can't find um where to place codes and stuff. its just confusing ha

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« Reply #38 on: 08/04/2008 07:40:44 »
Go to http://www.oswd.org/, download a few templates and play with them. See what differences your changes make.

You can use Notepad for the editing if you want, but a better option, especially for a beginner, would be to download Hypertext Builder or Alleycode from here http://www.snapfiles.com/Freeware/webpublish/fweditors.html. They are both easy to use and come with some goodies you may find useful. I use Hypertext builder myself when I create a layout to check that it works before I add all the php coding.
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« Reply #39 on: 08/04/2008 13:11:45 »
Thanks I"ll look at that more tonight or tomorrow night.

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« Reply #40 on: 12/04/2008 11:41:45 »
Thought about stretching the background and scrolling the content over the background?
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« Reply #41 on: 13/04/2008 04:11:37 »
Nvm I figured it out. Now I just gotta play around with it.

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« Reply #42 on: 14/04/2008 00:21:34 »
Doc. I used your link. Figured out how to get a background, but how do you center it? I coudln't seen to find the answer.

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« Reply #43 on: 14/04/2008 08:11:50 »
If your using style sheets (recommended) you can put this in the css

body{
   width: 90%;
   margin-left: 5%;
}


Using a width of 90% means you have 10% spare. To have it centered you want 5% each side so set the left margin to 5%.
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« Reply #44 on: 14/04/2008 13:09:30 »
<HTML><HEAD><TITLE>KraneDiggity</TITLE></HEAD>
<BODY>
<h1>Welcome to my site!</h1>
<h2>I'm working on it and it will be up soon!<h2>
<BR><BR>
<body background="http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s319/KraneDiggity/Myspace/Sunset.jpg">
<body bgcolor="black">
</FONT></Body></HTML>


That's all I got right now.

http://www.freewebs.com/kranediggity/ that's what it looks like..

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« Reply #45 on: 14/04/2008 13:11:57 »
and i tried putting in your things and it didn't seem to work.

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« Reply #46 on: 14/04/2008 18:47:15 »
<HTML><HEAD><TITLE>KraneDiggity</TITLE></HEAD>
<BODY>
<h1>Welcome to my site!</h1>
<h2>I'm working on it and it will be up soon!<h2>
<BR><BR>
<body background="http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s319/KraneDiggity/Myspace/Sunset.jpg">
<body bgcolor="black">
</FONT></Body></HTML>

A few mistakes I can see:-
Change the upper case tags to lower case - <BODY> to <body> etc. That will make it standards-compliant.
You've got 2 opening <h2> tags on the same line. The last 1 should be a closing tag </h2>
There's a closing </FONT> tag, but you haven't opened it with <FONT>. As there is no <font> declaration, you can delete the </FONT>
You're declaring a background image for the body but then saying you want a black background. Make up your mind which you want. If you want the image, I think you need to change the declaration to background-image="http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s319/KraneDiggity/Myspace/Sunset.jpg". I know that's how it's declared with CSS, but I'm not sure about inline styles. Also, make sure you can hotlink to a photobucket image for the background. Some hosts don't allow hotlinking.
In addition to making the <BR> tags lower case, you need to add a backslash thus <br />.

To centre the background, change the body declaration to:-

<body background-image="http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s319/KraneDiggity/Myspace/Sunset.jpg" width="90%" margin-left="5%">

With regards the <br /> tag, any tags that aren't explicitly closed need the backslash at the end of the tag. 1 you will probably use quite a lot is the <img src="whatever" /> tag for adding images to your page.

Let me know if it works or not.
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« Reply #47 on: 14/04/2008 23:29:44 »
Well. Half of that was what they gave me on my page that was orginaly made for me. and will do doc. thanks and the background..the image is 800x600. and that woudl leave um side things on my screen resloution..

hum well i hadda change your code to this to get the background to show up <body background="http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s319/KraneDiggity/Myspace/Sunset.jpg" width="90%" margin-left="5%"> and it still didn't center it
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« Reply #48 on: 15/04/2008 08:58:46 »
Grrrrr at not using css. It would be a doddle. You could have this is your css:-

body{
  bg-color: black;
}

#main{
  width: 800px;
  height: 600px;
  margin-left: *see note*
  background-image: "blahblah";
  repeat: no-repeat;
}

*note* you need to calculate what the margin would be. Subtract 800 from your horizontal resolution then divide by 2. So, if your horiz res is 1200, you want (1200-800)/2=200. The declaration would then be:-
margin-left: 200px;

Then, in the code, you put:-

<body>
  <div id="main">
     add your content here
  </div>
</body>

I'm not sure how it's done with inline styles as I don't use that. I'll see if I can find something & I'll let you know. I doubt it'll be today, though, as I'm really busy all day.
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