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Re: help: styling a column with :first-child?

From: Daniel Glazman <glazman@netscape.com>
Date: Thu, 07 Dec 2000 16:34:43 +0100
Message-ID: <3A2FAE13.9050306@netscape.com>
To: "Manos M. Batsis" <manosb@profile.gr>
CC: www-style@w3.org

Manos M. Batsis wrote:

> Hallo,
> I'm trying to style every first TD in a table so I give:
> table tr:first-child{text-align:left;}

This selects all tr in a table that are also the first child of
their parent element, ie of a tbody tfoot or thead. Not cells.

The effect you are looking for can be achieved with the following
selector :

   td:first-child, td:first-child { ... }

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