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problem with header height in primefaces tabview

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i've a page with couple of tabs which is in turn part of a template.

the code for the page is as
<?xml version='1.0' encoding='UTF-8' ?>
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml"
xmlns:p="http://primefaces.prime.com.tr/ui" >
<title>Boostershot Prospect Data Creator</title>

<ui:composition template="layout.xhtml">
<ui:define name="middle">
<ui:include src="toolbar.xhtml"/>
<ui:define name="left">
<ui:include src="navigmenu.xhtml"/>

<ui:define name="content">
<h:form id="personal">
<p:focus />
<p:tabView event="mouseover">
<p:tab title="Personal Information">
<p:messages id="msgs" showDetail="true"/>
<h:panelGrid id="grid" columns="3">
<h:outputText value="First Name *"/>
<h:inputText label="FirstName" id="fname" value="#{personalBean.firstName}"
<p:message for="fname"/>

<h:outputText value="Middle Name *"/>
<h:inputText label="MiddleName" id="mname" value="#{personalBean.middleName}"
<p:message for="mname"/>

<h:outputText value="Last Name *"/>
<h:inputText label="LastName" id="lname" value="#{personalBean.lastName}"
<p:message for="lname"/>

<h:outputText value="Date of Birth "/>
<p:calendar id ="dob" value="#{personalBean.uDoB}" showOn="button" navigator="true"
<p:message for="dob"/>

<h:outputText value="Age "/>
<h:inputText label="Age" id="age" value="#{personalBean.uAge}" />
<p:message for="age"/>

<h:outputText value="Sex *"/>
<h:selectOneRadio label="Sex" id="sex" value="#{personalBean.uSex}"
<f:selectItem itemLabel="Male" itemValue="male"/>
<f:selectItem itemLabel="Female" itemValue="female"/>
<p:message for="sex"/>


<p:commandButton value="Save" update="grid" action="addConfirmedUser"/>


<p:tab title="Add contact information">
<h:panelGrid columns="2" cellpadding="5">
<h:outputText value="Home Phone 1: " />
<p:inputMask value="#{contactBean.hphone1}" mask="(999) 999-9999"/>

<h:outputText value="Home Phone 2: " />
<p:inputMask value="#{contactBean.hphone2}" mask="(999) 999-9999"/>

<h:outputText value="Cell Phone 1: " />
<h:inputText value="#{contactBean.cphone1}" />

<h:outputText value="Cell Phone 2: " />
<h:inputText value="#{contactBean.cphone2}" />

<h:outputText value="Email: " />
<h:inputText value="#{contactBean.hphone1}" />

<p:commandButton styleClass="body_text" value="Save"/>

<p:tab title="Add social networking info">
<h:panelGrid columns="2" cellpadding="5">
<h:outputText value="Select social network: " />
<h:selectOneMenu id="sonet" required="true"
value="#{contactBean.sonetwork}" >
<f:selectItem itemLabel="select" itemValue="select"/>
<f:selectItem itemLabel="Youtube" itemValue="YT"/>
<f:selectItem itemLabel="LinkedIn" itemValue="LI"/>
<f:selectItem itemLabel="Twitter" itemValue="TW"/>

<h:outputText value="Contact Url" />
<h:inputText value="#{contactBean.sourl}" />


<p:commandButton styleClass="body_text" value="Save"/>




the problem is that tab header height gets set to the height of the left navigation menu. The same problem is seen even in the case when the navigation is done using a p:tree.

i've uploaded a snapshot of the problem at

Please help. Stuck with this since morning

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i have the same Problem!
Can you tell me how do you fix the problem??

Many Thanks.
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