The list-style-type property specifies the type of list item marker to be used. It is often more convenient to use the shorthand list-style.

  • Initial valuedisc
  • Applies toList item elements
  • InheritedYes
  • MediaVisual
  • Computed valueSpecified value
  • AnimatableNo
  • CSS VersionCSS1, CSS2, CSS3
  • JavaScript
Formal syntax: <counter-style> | <string> | none

list-style-type: [value];
  • discfilled circle. This is default for
    • circlecircle
    • squaresquare
    • decimalnumber. This is default for
      1. decimal-leading-zeronumber with leading zeros (01, 02, 03, etc.)
      2. lower-romanlower-roman (i, ii, iii, iv, v, etc.)
      3. upper-romanupper-roman (I, II, III, IV, V, etc.)
      4. lower-greeklower-greek
      5. lower-alphalower-alpha (a, b, c, d, e, etc.)
      6. lower-latinlower-latin (a, b, c, d, e, etc.)
      7. upper-alphaupper-alpha (A, B, C, D, E, etc.)
      8. upper-latinupper-latin (A, B, C, D, E, etc.)
      9. armenianThe marker is traditional Armenian numbering
      10. georgianTraditional Georgian numbering
      11. noneNo marker is shown
      12. inherit
    .class {
       list-style-type: lower-roman;

Last updated on 23rd March 2014 By Rene Spronk

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