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CSS for Verticle text centering

     

kapow

6:54 pm on Dec 31, 2002 (gmt 0)

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Is it possible to centre text vertically in a div? I have a header div and would like the text to have the same spacing above and below. I know I can do it with padding-top but is there a nice CSS command to do this automatically?

Longhaired Genius

7:22 pm on Dec 31, 2002 (gmt 0)

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To do what you want in a div you would have to use padding-top and padding-bottom.

There is a CSS property "vertical-align" which has two meanings:
On a table cell it will give the behaviour you describe.
The other use is to adjust the position of inline elements up or down relative to the rest of the line.

 

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