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CSS - formatting block list items for the current page

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 04, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net
I have a sidebar containing an un-ordered list (menu). Each list item is contained in a light grey block when the user hovers over it with the mouse. However I would also like the block to stay grey for the current page that the user is on. HTML <div id="sidebar"> <ul> <li><a href="../001.aspx">001</a></li> <li><a href="../002.aspx">002</a></li> <li><a href="../003.aspx">003</a></li> <li><a href="../004.aspx">004</a></li> <li><a href="../005.aspx">005</a></li> </ul> </div> <!-- end #sidebar --> CSS/* Sidebar */ #sidebar { float: left; width: 15%; padding: 10px 0px 0px 40px; } #sidebar ul { margin: 0; padding: 0px; list-style: none; line-height: 0px; } #sidebar li { font-size: 11px; line-height: 280%; text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 2px; font-weight: normal; } #sidebar a { display: block; } #sidebar a:hover { text-decoration: none; font-weight: normal; color: #7584BD; background: #F2F2F2 } Very simple really, and used everywhere. I have been looking at free CSS examples to try and solve this problem, but the only so

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