By default, the
- unordered list tag in HTML creates a list of elements preceded by a round bullet. In certain situations, you may want to remove the bullets altogether — for example, if you want to keep the clean layout of the list without the distraction of the bullet, or if you're using the
- to generate a drop down menu. To accomplish this, use the "list-style-type" CSS style attribute, part of the CSS specifications since the first version.
Open the .html or .htm file that contains the unordered list whose bullets you want to remove. Use a plain text editor, like Notepad, to avoid introducing errors into the HTML code.
Scroll down to the code that begins the unordered list, which will be marked by a "
- " tag.
Add the following code after the "ul" and before the ">":
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The code should now look like this:
Save the HTML file, and close the text editor. Open the HTML file in your web browser to make sure that the bullets have been removed from the webpage.