assuming that you are 1) using Windows on your computer and 2) have a copy of the phpBB code on your computer,
1. Start Windows Explorer and navigate to the phpBB directory
2. Right-click on the directory name and select serach from the pop-up menu
3. in the search for files or folders named field, type *.tpl
4. In the Containing textfile, type width="1000%"
4. Click on search now.
the file(s) containing the "bad" width statement should appear. You can then edit the file(s) and make the fix and uoload to youe web site.
John (A cranky old man. "Looking for an echo ...")
using any control-panel install/update is like shooting yourself in the foot. It won't kill you, but you're really going to hobble around until it heals.
Using the wrong tools (Front Page, DreamWeaver) gives the same results
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