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Chapter 13 : CSS Borders

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Border

You can set the color, style and width of the borders around an element in one declaration by using the border property.

border: 1px solid #333333;

Values:

  • color
  • style
  • width

Or you can set each property individually


Border Color

You can set the color of a border independently with the border-color property.

border-color: value;

Values:

  • color name
  • hexadecimal number
  • RGB color code
  • transparent


Border Style

You can set the style of a border independently with the border-style property.

border-style: value;

Values:

  • dashed
  • dotted
  • double
  • groove
  • hidden
  • inset
  • none
  • outset
  • ridge
  • solid


Border Width

You can set the width of a border independently with the border-width property.

border-width: value;

Values:

  • Length
  • Thin
  • Medium
  • Thick

Or you can set the elements for each borders side individually


Border Bottom

You can set the color, style and width of the bottom border around an element in one declaration with the border-bottom property.

border-bottom: 1px solid #333333;

Values:

  • color
  • style
  • width

Or you can set each value individually

Border Bottom Color

You can set the color of the bottom border around an element with the border-bottom-color property.

border-bottom-color: value;

Border Bottom Style

You can set the style of the bottom border around an element with the border-bottom-style property.

border-bottom-style: value;

Border Bottom Width

You can set the width of the bottom border around an element with the border-bottom-width property.

border-bottom-width: value;


Border Left

You can set the color, style and width of the left border around an element with the border-left property.

border-left: 1px solid #333333;

Values:

  • color
  • style
  • width

Or you can set each value individually

Border Left Color

You can set the color of the left border around an element with the border-left-color property.

border-left-color: value;

Border Left Style

You can set the style of the left border around an element with the border-left-style property.

border-left-style: value;

Border Left Width

You can set the width of the left border around an element with the border-left-width property.

border-left-width: value;


Border Right

You can set the color, style and width of the right border around an element in one declaration with the border-right property.

border-right: 1px solid #333333;

Values:

  • color
  • style
  • width

Or you can set each value individually

Border Right Color

You can set the color of the right border around an element with the border-right-color property.

border-right-color: value;

Border Right Style

You can set the style of the right border around an element with the border-right-style property.

border-right-style: value;

Border Right Width

You can set the width of the right border around an element with the border-right-width property.

border-right-width: value;


Border Top

You can set the color, style and width of the top border around an element in one declaration with the border-top property.

border-top: 1px solid #333333;

Values:

  • color
  • style
  • width

Or you can set each value individually

Border Top Color

You can set the color of the top border around an element with the border-top-color property.

border-top-color: value;

Border Top Style

You can set the style of the top border around an element with the border-top-style property.

border-top-style: value;

Border Top Width

You can set the width of the top border around an element with the border-top-width property.

border-top-width: value;

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