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Style listStylePosition Property

❮ Style Object

Example

Indent the list-item marker:

document.getElementById("myUL").style.listStylePosition = "inside";
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Definition and Usage

The listStylePosition property sets or returns the position of the list-item marker.


Browser Support

Property
listStylePosition Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

Syntax

Return the listStylePosition property:

object.style.listStylePosition

Set the listStylePosition property:

object.style.listStylePosition="outside|inside|initial|inherit"

Property Values

Value Description
outside The list-item marker will be rendered before any text content. This is default
inside Indents the list-item marker marker
initial Sets this property to its default value. Read about initial
inherit Inherits this property from its parent element. Read about inherit

Technical Details

Default Value: outside 
Return Value: A String, representing the position of the list-item marker
CSS Version CSS1

More Examples

Example

Return the position of the list-item marker:

alert(document.getElementById("myList").style.listStylePosition);
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Related Pages

CSS tutorial: CSS List

CSS reference: list-style-position property

HTML DOM reference: listStyle property


❮ Style Object