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div

Define a text container that can have a border, a background, a position and a size.<br> This element can be used anywhere within a body element, except inside a multicell element.

Attribute Values

valueDescription
left the distance between the container and the left border of the page. By default, use the current position in the document.
top the distance between the container and the top border of the page. By default, use the current position in the document.
width the width of the container. By default, use the remainder of the space on the page.
height the height of the container. By default, use the remainder of the space on the page.
color indicates a border is needed and specify the color. Colors are encoded as 6 digits hexadecimal numbers such as "FC80C0" or "#A03E8F"
fillcolor specify a background color. By default, the background is transparent.
border indicates the thickness of the border.

Example:

<div top=30% left=30% width=40% height=40% color=#00FF00 border=2mm>
This is <b>right</b> in the <u>middle</u> of the page.<br>
Neat.
</div>

See also: multicell