This feature is obsolete. Although it may still work in some browsers, its use is discouraged since it could be removed at any time. Try to avoid using it.
The obsolete HTML Directory element (
<dir>) is used as a container for a directory of files and/or folders, potentially with styles and icons applied by the user agent. Do not use this obsolete element; instead, you should use the
<ul> element for lists, including lists of files.
This element implements the
Like all other HTML elements, this element supports the global attributes.
- This Boolean attribute hints that the list should be rendered in a compact style. The interpretation of this attribute depends on the user agent and it doesn't work in all browsers.
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- Other list-related HTML Elements:
- CSS properties that may be specially useful to style the