Owain Reed Owain Reed - 2 months ago 19
CSS Question

Text isn't wrapping inside UL LI A

I have an XSLT script to output a simple vertical menu, however on a couple of my links the text is not wrapping and I have no idea why!

Have tried to put a DIV inside the link, as well as a to contain the text but to no avail.

Anybody had this kind of issue before?


<xsl:template match="/">

<xsl:variable name="items" select="$currentPage/ancestor-or-self::* [@isDoc and @level = 2]/* [@isDoc and string(umbracoNaviHide) != '1']"/>

<!-- The fun starts here -->
<div id="subnavtitle">
<xsl:value-of select="$currentPage/@nodeName" />
<xsl:if test="count($items) &gt; 0">
<xsl:for-each select="$items">

<xsl:if test="@id = $currentPage/@id">
<xsl:attribute name="class">current</xsl:attribute>
<xsl:if test="@id = $currentPage/../@id">
<xsl:attribute name="class">current</xsl:attribute>
<a href="{umbraco.library:NiceUrl(@id)}" >
<p style="width: 100px;">
<xsl:value-of select="translate(@nodeName,' ',' ')"/>




#subNavigation {
padding-top: 10px;
padding-right: 10px;
padding-left: 10px;
font-weight: bold;
font-size: 12px;
background-size: 100% auto;
margin: 0px;

#subNavigation ul {
margin: 0;
padding: 0;
border: 0;
outline: 0;
#subNavigation ul:after {
content: ".";
display: block;
font-size: 0;
height: 0;
clear: both;
visibility: hidden;
* html #subNavigation ul {
zoom: 1;
*:first-child + html #subNavigation ul {
zoom: 1;
#subNavigation ul li {
list-style-image: none;
list-style-type: none;
margin-left: 0px;
white-space: nowrap;
display: inline;
float: left;
background: url(Designit_Green/images/nav.png) repeat-x;
margin-bottom: 10px;
width: 150px;

#subNavigation li.current {
background: #FFF url(Designit_Green/images/nav-item-activeXXX.png) left top repeat-x;
#subNavigation li.current a:hover {
background: #FFF url(Designit_Green/images/nav-item-activeXXX.png) left top repeat-x;
#subNavigation li.current a {
color: #333;
#subNavigation li:last-child {
border: none;
#subNavigation a:link, #subNavigation a:visited {
padding-left: 15px;
padding-right: 0px;
padding-top: 10px;
padding-bottom: 10px;
color: #FFF;
display: block;
text-decoration: none;


You can take a look at the result here: http://bellstest.info/bar-restaurant.aspx
The Issue is with the left hand navigation.

pre pre

You have white-space: nowrap; in your #subNavigation ul li, which will be inherited by your p.

Changing it to white-space: normal;, or adding white-space: normal; to the p or a should solve your problem.