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Posted on 2011-04-28
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Hi Experts,

I am having issues with a particular CSS element just not going high enough to "work" for me.

See page
http://truesecrets.com.au/?page_id=302
element
<li id="menu-item-342" class="menu-item menu-item-type-post_type menu-item-object-page current-menu-item page_item page-item-302 current_page_item menu-item-342"><a href="http://truesecrets.com.au/?page_id=302">Raid</a></li>

CSS style.css
li.current-menu-item is being overridden.

Clues? Please help.
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Question by:Craig Lambie
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by:mikegte
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What you need is kind of vague, can you be a bit more descriptive?
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by:Craig Lambie
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Hi Mikegte,

Sorry, I think I have covered everything sometimes...

Maybe this screen shot will help http://screencast.com/t/vwmsALcRs2D

I want the element listed to have this class applied to it, but it is getting overridden by the cascading nature of css, and I can't work out how to make it be the "top dog" of the css.
I have tried all sorts

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mikegte earned 500 total points
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http://css-tricks.com/override-inline-styles-with-css/ check out this link maybe it could help.
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