How to change the CSS from the last child?

Tags: css,css-selectors

Problem :

I've got the following code (

<div class="inbox">‌
    <div class="something 1">
        <a class="inbox-message">Message 1</a>
    <div class="something 2">
        <a class="inbox-message">Message 2</a>

.inbox-message {
    border: 0;
    border-bottom: 1px solid #ccc;
.inbox a:last-child {  /* This doesn't work... */
    border: 0;

I'd like to remove the border from the last message (in this case the second one), but I don't succeed in doing it, because I don't really understand how to work with last-child.

How can I do this?

Solution :

Change the rule to:

.inbox :last-child a{
    border: 0;

jsFiddle example

You could also have done .inbox div:last-child a{, but it's not necessary in this case.

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