CSS3 border-image-width Property


Specify the widths of the image-border:

div {
    border-image-source: url(border.png);
    border-image-width: 10px;

Try it yourself »

Definition and Usage

The border-image-width property specifies the widths of the image-border.

Tip: Also look at the border-image property (a shorthand property for setting all the border-image-* properties).

Default value: 1
Inherited: no
Animatable: no. Read about animatable
Version: CSS3
JavaScript syntax: object.style.borderImageWidth="20px 30px" Try it

Browser Support

The numbers in the table specify the first browser version that fully supports the property.

border-image-width 15.0 11.0 13.0 6.0 15.0

CSS Syntax

border-image-width: number|%|auto|initial|inherit;

Note: The four values of border-image-width specify offsets that are used to divide the border image area into nine parts. They represent the inward distances from the the top, right, bottom, and left sides of the area. If the fourth value is omitted, it is the same as the second. If the third one is also omitted, it is the same as the first. If the second one is also omitted, it is the same as the first. Negative values are not allowed for any border-image-width values.

Property Values

Value Description Play it
length A length unit (px) specifying the size of the border-width Play it »
number Default value 1. Represents multiples of the corresponding border-width Play it »
% Refers to the size of the border image area: the width of the area for horizontal offsets, the height for vertical offsets Play it »
auto If specified, the width is the intrinsic width or height of the corresponding image slice Play it »
initial Sets this property to its default value. Read about initial Play it »
inherit Inherits this property from its parent element. Read about inherit

Related Pages

CSS3 tutorial: CSS3 Borders

CSS Reference: border-image property

CSS Reference: border-image-outset property

CSS Reference: border-image-repeat property

CSS Reference: border-image-slice property

CSS Reference: border-image-source property

HTML DOM reference: borderImageWidth property




Search w3schools.com:

Translate w3schools.com: