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How to adding Pipe Delimeter  between buttons in css
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by:Paweł
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you could but the buttons in spans
give the span a padding
and then give them a left border or right border

or you could use css glyphs
https://css-tricks.com/snippets/html/glyphs/
| for |

check this out for example
http://codepen.io/chooch/pen/YpyQPv

or you could just use the | character between the buttons there's a bunch of ways to skin this cat.

<div>
  <button>my button</button>
  <span>|</span>
  <button>my button</button>
  <span>|</span>
  <button>my button</button>
  <span>|</span>
  <button>my button</button>
  <span>|</span>
  <button>my button</button>

</div>

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Julian Hansen earned 1000 total points
ID: 41880690
There are two ways of doing this.
1. Using borders
2. Using :after and content: "|"
CSS
.piped span {
  border-left: 1px solid #ccc;
  padding: 0 10px;
}
.piped span:first-child {
  border-left: none;
  padding-left: 0;
}
.text-piped span:after {
  content: "|";
  margin: 0 10px;
}
.text-piped span:last-child:after {
  content: '';
  margin: 0 10px;
}

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HTML
  <div class="piped">
    <span>One</span> <span>Two</span> <span>Three</span>
  </div>
  <div class="text-piped">
    <span>One</span> <span>Two</span> <span>Three</span>
  </div>

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Working sample here
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by:Member_2_7967608
ID: 41886254
Thanks for the quick solution
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by:Julian Hansen
ID: 41886315
You are welcome.
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