Re: colours for bullets

Rowland Shaw (rshaw@essex.ac.uk)
Tue, 15 Apr 1997 08:50:43 +0100 (BST)


Date: Tue, 15 Apr 1997 08:50:43 +0100 (BST)
From: Rowland Shaw <rshaw@essex.ac.uk>
To: Christopher Kho <coop2e82@nortel.ca>
Cc: connolly@w3.org, www-html@w3.org, www-style@w3.org
Subject: Re: colours for bullets
In-Reply-To: <199704141918.PAA17224@www10.w3.org>
Message-Id: <Pine.SUN.3.91.970415084813.21899A-100000@cscf1>

On 14 Apr 1997, Christopher Kho wrote:

> In message "colours for bullets", connolly@w3.org writes:
> > Christopher Kho wrote:
> > > Hey everyone. Is there a way to change the colour of a bullet for an LI in
> > > an unordered list without having to use GIFs as a substitute?
> > 
> > Not in HTML, but you should be able to do this with stylesheets.
> > 
> > Hmmm... it's not clear to me that the color of the 'disc' can
> > be specified in CSS1.
> > 
> > Can anybody come up with actual syntax that works?
> 
> No can do with style sheets. I have to make a page that can be used by 
> Netscape 3.01, although I am curious to see a solution using style sheets.

A work-around (that seems to work) is=
<font color=Maroon><li></font>List item with maroon bullet

Try it, you might like it
 Rowland