# Set marker outside of the box containing the bullet points with CSS

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To set marker outside of the box containing the bullet points, use the list-style-position property with the value outside.

## Example

The outside value means if the text goes onto a second line, the text will be aligned with the start of the first line

<html>
<body>
<ul style = "list-style-type:circle; list-style-position:outside;">
<li>Maths</li>
<li>Social Science</li>
<li>Physics</li>
</ul>
<ol style = "list-style-type:decimal;list-style-position:outside;">
<li>Maths</li>
<li>Social Science</li>
<li>Physics</li>
</ol>
</body>
</html>
Published on 17-Apr-2018 11:36:37