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Chapter 15 : CSS Width and Height Properties

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Height

You can control the height of an element with the height property

height: value;

Values:

  • auto
  • length
  • percentage


Line Height

You can control the height between lines with the line-height property

line-height: value;

Values:

  • normal
  • number
  • length
  • percentage


Max Height

You can control the maximum height of an element with the max-height property

max-height: value;

Values:

  • none
  • length
  • percentage


Min Height

You can control the minimum height of an element with the min-height property

min-height: value;

Values:

  • length
  • percentage


Width

You can control the width of an element with the width property

width: value;

Values:

  • auto
  • length
  • percentage


Max Width

You can control the maximum width of an element with the max-width property

max-width: value;

Values:

  • none
  • length
  • percentage


Min Width

You can control the minimum width of an element with the min-width property

min-width: value;

Values:

  • length
  • percentage

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