Learn Basic CSS by Building a Cafe Menu - Step 25

you want to center the #menu horizontally. You can do this by setting its margin-left and margin-right properties to auto . Think of the margin as invisible space around an element. Using these two margin properties, center the #menu element within the body element.
how do i do this

Your code so far

<!-- file: index.html -->
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en">
  <head>
    <meta charset="utf-8" />
    <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0" />
    <title>Cafe Menu</title>
    <link href="styles.css" rel="stylesheet"/>
  </head>
  <body>
    <div id="menu">
      <main>
        <h1>CAMPER CAFE</h1>
        <p>Est. 2020</p>
        <section>
          <h2>Coffee</h2>
        </section>
      </main>
    </div>
  </body>
</html>
/* file: styles.css */
body {
  /*
  background-color: burlywood;
  */
}

h1, h2, p {
  text-align: center;
}


/* User Editable Region */

#menu {  width: 80%; 
  background-color: burlywood; }

/* User Editable Region */

Your browser information:

User Agent is: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; Win64; x64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/121.0.0.0 Safari/537.36

Challenge Information:

Learn Basic CSS by Building a Cafe Menu - Step 25

CSS properties have the following form:
<property-name>: <value>;

e.g.:
color: red;

in your challenge, you are asked to set ‘margin-left’ to auto, and ‘margin-right’ to auto.

This is all the info you need to solve this problem. Let me know if you need further help.

You need to margin top and bottom 0 and margin left and right auto.
@ellen2

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is still dont understand ive been stuck for days

Post your code here. Will see it.
@ellen2

Don’t Mark the solution, when you didn’t solved your challenge.
@ellen2