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How to make a DIV element fill the browser window

Tagged fullscreen, div, window, height  Languages css
<html>
<body>
<style type="text/css">
html, body {
  height: 100%;
  margin: 0;
  padding: 0;
}
#container { /* div you want to stretch */
  background-color: green;
  height: 100%; /** IE 6 */
  min-height: 100%;
}
</style>
  <div id="container">
    This div should cover the whole page.
  </div>
</body>
</html>

Here's an example with header and footer.