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CSS File not Working

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I have a JSP servlet that builds an HTML page that is linked to a CSS file.

For some reason the css file is not being picked up when the page is built.

The HTML produced by the servlet is as follows:

<!DOCTYPE html>
<link rel='stylesheet' type='text/css' href='PropertyMain/Main.css'>
<title>Property Details</title>
<h1>Property Details</h1>
<table align='center'><tr><td align='center'>
<table><tr><td valign="top">
<td width='100px'>Location:</td><td width='100px'><select class='dataEntry'><option value='Australia'>Australia</option></select></td></tr>
<tr><td>Sub-Location:</td><td><select width='100px'><option value='Queensland'>Queensland</option></select></td></tr>
<td valign="top">
<td>Username:</td><td><input type='text' name='txtUsername'></td></tr>
<td valign="top">
<td>Username:</td><td><input type='text' name='txtUsername'></td></tr>

The CSS file (Main.css) looks like this:

    Document   : Main
    Created on : 29-Mar-2013, 18:32:01
    Author     : Win764
        Purpose of the stylesheet follows.

root { 
    display: block;

input {
    width: 900px; background-color: blue;

body {
  background: #eeeeee;
  font-family: “Trebuchet MS”, Verdana, Arial, serif;

The css file is in the same folder (PropertyMain) as the servlet class.

PropertyMain is a folder one level above the root directory.

Any ideas?
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