HTML Element Style How to - Center div with floating divs aside








Question

We would like to know how to center div with floating divs aside.

Answer


<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
<style type='text/css'>
.header {<!--from w w w. jav  a 2  s. c  o m-->
  background-color: #f0f0f0;
  height: 20px;
  left: 0;
  position: fixed;
  top: 0;
  width: 100%;
}

.float {
  width: 20px;
}

.a, .b, .c {
  float: left;
}

.d, .e {
  float: right;
}

.centered {
  background-color: #ddd;
  left: 50%;
  margin-left: -100px;
  position: absolute;
  text-align: center;
  width: 200px;
}
</style>
</head>
<body>
  <div class="header">
    <div class="float a">
      <a href="">a</a>
    </div>
    <div class="float b">
      <a href="">b</a>
    </div>
    <div class="float c">
      <a href="">c</a>
    </div>
    <div class="float d">
      <a href="">d</a>
    </div>
    <div class="float e">
      <a href="">e</a>
    </div>
    <div class="centered">centered</div>
  </div>
</body>
</html>

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