Horizontal and vertical centering

From Joomla! Documentation

Using CSS files

To center any of the object in html document using .css or center tag .If you are using Joomla your joomla menu are unordered list

  • and items in side the menu are with
  • .You can use following css in your css script file. CSS file with file name centerObj.css for 100X100 object. .centerelement { width: 100px; height: 100px; position: absolute; top: 50%; left: 50%; margin-left: -50px; margin-top: -50px; } or you can use: .centerelement { margin-left:0px; margin-right:0px; } and import it into your joomla document using JHTML::stylesheet(centerObj, $path); $path = path to your document.

    In joomla sites:

    For ordered and unordered List in joomla.Add the below code to your template.css related to joomla template.

    1. navcontainer ul

    {text-align: center; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-top: 5px; padding-left: 0; margin-top: 0; /* cancels gap caused by top padding in Opera 7.54 */ margin-left: 0; background-color: #036; color: white; width: 100%; font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; line-height: 18px; /* fixes Firefox 0.9.3 */ }

    1. navcontainer ul li

    { display: inline; padding-left: 0; padding-right: 0; padding-bottom: 5px; /* matches link padding except for left and right */ padding-top: 5px; }

    1. navcontainer ul li a

    { padding-left: 10px; padding-right: 10px; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-top: 5px; color: white; text-decoration: none; border-right: 1px solid #fff; }

    1. navcontainer ul li a:hover

    { background-color: #369; color: white; }