[thelist] visual margin borders

DESCHAMPS Stéphane DvSI/SICoR stephane.deschamps at francetelecom.com
Wed Oct 23 05:06:01 CDT 2002

> -----Message d'origine-----
> De : thelist-admin at lists.evolt.org
> [mailto:thelist-admin at lists.evolt.org]De la part de Chris Evans
> Is there any way to show margins visually in CSS?  According the box
> model (if I understand it correctly) the margin is outside
> the border,m
> and is transparent.  "border: 1px solid black" doesn't
> include margins.
> I'm looking for a hack during layout so I can see the outer
> edges of my
> elements.

Hi Chris,

What about embedding it into another div with margin:0; padding:0;
background-color:[insert smart color here] just for the duration of your

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