CSS list-style Property

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This demo uses shorthand property 'list-style'.

  • Apple
  • Banana
  • Cherry

CSS list-style Property

CSS list-style property is a shorthand property of the following CSS properties


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<!DOCTYPE html> <html lang="en-US"> <head> <style> ul{ font-size: 18px; line-height: 1.8; list-style: square outside url("/add.svg"); } </style> </head> <body> <h1>CSS list-style Property</h1> <ul id="point"> <li>Apple</li> <li>Banana</li> <li>Cherry</li> </ul> </body> </html>


Using CSS

element{ list-style: disc inside url("/volume.svg"); }

Using Javascript

object.style.listStyle="disc inside url("/volume.svg")";


No, list-style property is not animatable. CSS Animatable Properties Reference.

Default Value

Default value for CSS list-style property is disc outside none.

Property Value

The following table provides a list of values for CSS list-style property.

list-style-typeRequiredSpecifies the type of list-item marker.
list-style-positionRequiredSpecifies where to place the list-item marker.
list-style-imageRequiredSpecifies the type of list-item marker.

Using JavaScript

In the following example, we will demonstrate how to change the CSS list-style property of an element using JavaScript.


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<!DOCTYPE html> <html lang="en-US"> <head> <style> ul{ font-size: 18px; line-height: 1.8; } </style> </head> <body> <h1>CSS list-style Property</h1> <ul id="point"> <li>Apple - An apple is a sweet, edible fruit ...</li> <li>Banana - A banana is an edible fruit...</li> </ul> <button onclick="myFunction()">Click Me</button> <script> var x = document.getElementsByTagName("ul")[0]; function myFunction(){ x.style.listStyle = "disc inside url("/volume.svg")"; } </script> </body> </html>


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