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Re: Aligning left/center/right on same line

From: fantasai <fantasai@escape.com>
Date: Fri, 04 Jan 2002 17:31:15 -0500
Message-ID: <3C362D33.D00167C4@escape.com>
To: www-style@w3.org
"Timothy J. Luoma" wrote:
> Sorry if this has been asked before.  Searching the archives doesn't seem to
> work.
> I'm trying to write HTML4Strict with CSS.
> What I would really like to do (and thought I had done before, although I
> cannot find any evidence to support that thought) is position text on the
> same line which is left-justified, centered, and right-justified.
> These would be for simple navigational links, such as:
> Previous                        Home                    Next

Try using floats

#nav-links {
  text-align: center;
#prev {
  float: left;
#next {
  float: right;

<div id="nav-links">
  <a href="..." id="prev">Previous</a>
  <a href="..." id="next">Next</a>
  <a href="..." id="home">Home</a>

Authoring questions, btw, should be addressed to
Received on Friday, 4 January 2002 17:28:22 GMT

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