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column rule

The CSS column-rule property is shorthand for setting the width, style and color of column rules in a single declaration.

CSS Syntaxcolumn-rule: 2px solid #000;
JavaScript Syntaxelement.style.columnRule = "2px solid #000";

Value

see column-rule-width, column-rule-style and column-rule-color properties


Initial value: see longhand properties Used on: multicol elements Animatable: no see animatable properties CSS level: 3 Web standard: not yet what's this?

CSS Code Example

<!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> <meta charset="UTF-8"> <style> div#multi_column { width: 100%; margin: 0px auto; column-count: 3; column-gap: 100px; column-rule: 2px solid #000; } div#multi_column > div { margin-bottom: 20px; padding:16px; border: #000 1px solid; } div#multi_column > div:nth-child(2n+0) { background: #CAE4FF; } div#multi_column > div:nth-child(2n+1) { background: #A4D1FF; } </style> <script> function sentence(num){ var result, mysentence = "Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit. "; for(var i = 0; i < num; i++){ result += mysentence; } return result; } </script> </head> <body> <h1 style="text-align:center;">CSS3 Multi-Column Layout Web Design Tutorial</h1> <div id="multi_column"> <div>1. <script>document.write(sentence(3));</script></div> <div>2. <script>document.write(sentence(8));</script></div> <div>3. <script>document.write(sentence(12));</script></div> <div>4. <script>document.write(sentence(7));</script></div> <div>5. <script>document.write(sentence(14));</script></div> <div>6. <script>document.write(sentence(6));</script></div> <div>7. <script>document.write(sentence(5));</script></div> <div>8. <script>document.write(sentence(9));</script></div> <div>9. <script>document.write(sentence(2));</script></div> <div>10. <script>document.write(sentence(11));</script></div> <div>11. <script>document.write(sentence(12));</script></div> <div>12. <script>document.write(sentence(8));</script></div> </div> </body> </html>

Official Documentation

http://www.w3.org/TR/css3-multicol/#column-rule0

CSS

Properties

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