Positioning of text

I'd like to create a block of text on a blank page that is
centered both horizontally and vertically no matter what the size
of someone's screen or browser is. Is it possible to do this in

Here is one way to do it:
1. In the blank-page create a table: 1 row, 1 column, width
100%, border 0
2. Inside this (outside) table create another (inside) table
with your text-images: 1 row, 1 column, width your-width, border
3. Select the outside-table and go to the table properties,
set Hor. alignment to Center en Vert. alignment to Middle
Your inside-table is now centered in the outside-table.
4. In the menu choose: File, Actions, Edit Page Source in
External Application
5. Now in the external application remove the doctype
declaration at the absolute top of the source code
6. Select the outside-table and add
height="100%" to the table tag
7. Save the file
8. Go back to Contribute and Publish your page

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