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I'm finally moving away from designing layouts with tables however this CSS stuff is rather tricky :lol:

Could someone please help me center align up to 5 div's within another div?

Website example is www.myaudiodirect.com I want those 2 photographs to appear on the same line but align them to the center of the big blue div. I've tried a couple of things and Just can't see to get it right.

layout.css

html, body, ul, ol, li, p, h1, h2, h3, h4, h5, h6, form, fieldset {
margin: 0;
padding: 0;
border: 0;
}    
body{
background-color:#666666;
font-family:Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;
margin: 0;
padding: 0;
text-align: center;
}

#wrapper{
width: 770px;
margin:10px auto;
border: 1px solid #000000;
text-align:left;
}

#headerlogo{
height: 300px;
background-image: url(../images/header.jpg);
background-repeat: no-repeat;
}

#title{
    
}

#content{
background-image: url(../images/background.jpg);
color:#ffffff;
height: 1000px;

}

#photo{
height: 200px;
width: 150px;
margin-left: auto; 
margin-right: auto;

overflow: auto;
margin:0 auto;
background-image: url(../images/photo.gif);
background-repeat: no-repeat;    
}

index.php

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Strict//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml2/DTD/xhtml1-strict.dtd">


<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" xml:lang="en">
<head>
    <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=utf-8" />
    <title>MyAudioDirect</title>
    <link href="css/layout.css" rel="stylesheet" media="all" type="text/css" />

</head>



<div id="wrapper">
    <div id="headerlogo"></div>
    
    <div id="content">
                <div id="photo" style="position: relative; top:100px;">x</div>
        <div id="photo" style="position: relative; top:100px;">x</div>
    </div>
    
</div>

</body>
</html>

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Here is a possible way to do this (Though I will be interested to hear how other people tackle this).

Wrap your photo divs in an div with an ID of photos and then alter your styles to this

#photo {
background-image:url(http://www.myaudiodirect.com/images/photo.gif);
background-repeat:no-repeat;
height:200px;
margin:0 auto;
overflow:auto;
width:150px;
float: left;
}
    
div#photos {
width: 300px;
margin: 0 auto;
}

The only thing to be aware of is that you will need to alter the width of the div#photos entry if you want to put more than two divs in.

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