CSS List-Style-Type Property

In this chapter you will learn:
About list-style-type property
Values of this property
Example of this property
As its name suggest list-style-type so you can easily understand that what is the use of this property? This property is used to specify the type of list-style for ordered and unordered list. With the help of this property you can display list in different styles.
Values of this property-
Values
Description
disk This is the default value of list-style-type property which displays list started as disk icon.
circle It displays list as circle
decimal It displays list in number
square list displayed in square
initial Sets the value to the default of list-style-type.
upper-roman display list in upper-roman
lower-roman display list in lower-roman
upper-alpha display list in upper alpha
lower-alpha display list in lower-alpha
none No style of list
decimal-leading-zero list started with number but 0 (zero) included in the beginning of the number like 01, 02, 03 etc.
armenian list display in armenian numbering
georgian list displayed in georgian numbering
hiragana-iroha numbering in hiragana-iroha
lower-greek list display in lower-greek
upper-greek list display in upper-greek

Example of this property-
<html>
<head>
<title>Example of list-style-type property</title>
    <style type="text/css">
    #a
    {
    list-style-type:circle;
    }
    #b
    {
      list-style-type:decimal-leading-zero;
    }
    </style>
    </head>
<body>
<ul id="a">
<li>One</li>
<li>Two</li>
<li>Three</li>
<li>Four</li>
<li>Five</li>
</ul><hr/>
<ul id="b">
<li>One</li>
<li>Two</li>
<li>Three</li>
<li>Four</li>
<li>Five</li>
</ul>
</body>
</html>

Guide:-
If you will run the given program then the list will display in two different styles(circle and decimal-leading-zero). You can also use other values of list-style-type.
Output:- example of list-style:sruare

Summary

In this chapter you have learned about the list-style-type property, its values and uses in the program with an example so now try to use this property in your own program and click on Next button to continue-

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