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GuideML: OL and LI Tags

The <OL> tag introduces an ordered list (effectively a numbered list), with each item in that list being denoted by <LI> tags.

Syntax and Usage

<LI>...list item 1...<LI>

<LI>...list item 2...<LI>

...more list items...


This will insert an ordered list - with numbering 1, 2, 3, etc - into the entry.

If you want to space out the items in the list, then start your ...list item... elements with <P> and end them with </P>, as in Example Two below.

Known Issues


Example One

The colours are ordered like this:

  1. Red
  2. Orange
  3. Yellow
  4. Green
  5. Blue
  6. Indigo
  7. Violet

Example Two

It's a simple two-step process:

  1. Put the CD in the CD player.

  2. Press the Play button.

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Date: 26   May   2000

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