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how to center inner body

Posted on 2011-03-18
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I have a wordpress template (studio press -> metric template) and want to use a static page as the home page.  I changed it in the dashboard (Settings->Reading) but the page then became left justified.  I had to force a white background on the page but still I cannot get that inner body area to be center justified.  Any ideas?  The site url is:  http://www.saltlakecityappliancerepair.org/

Here is the css in that template:

#inner {
      width: 960px;
      margin: 20px auto 20px;
      padding: 0;
      overflow: hidden;
      background: #FFFFFF;
      }
      
.home #inner, .home-page #inner, .blog #inner {
      width: 100%;
      margin: 0;
      }
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Aaron Tomosky earned 500 total points
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You can do margin-left: auto and margin-right: auto or put it all in the one margin line as margin: 20px, auto, 20px, auto
If I remember right it goes margin: top, right, bottom, left. I may have that order incorrect though.
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by:gwkg
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Did you fix this?  It's centered in Chrome.
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by:COwebmaster
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yes, I fixed it.  I had to adjust the css file.
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by:COwebmaster
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thanks!
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