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Height and Width in CSS are used to set the height and width of boxes. Its value can be set using length, percentage, or auto.

Width and height


Example: 

html

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
 
<head>
    <title>width and height</title>
    <style>
        .GFG {
            height: 120px;
            width: 50%;
            border: 5px solid black;
            padding-left: 50px;
            padding-top: 50px;
            font-size: 42px;
            font-weight: bold;
            color: green;
            margin-left: 50px;
            margin-top: 50px;
        }
    </style>
</head>
 
<body>
    <div class="GFG"> GeeksforGeeks </div>
</body>
 
</html>

                    

Output:

width and height

Height and width of Image: It is used to set the height and width of an image. It’s value can be in px, cm, percent, … etc. 

Example: 

html

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
 
<head>
    <title>Height and width of image</title>
    <style>
        .GFG {
            width: 300px;
            height: 200px;
            border: 3px solid black;
        }
    </style>
</head>
 
<body>
    <h3>Set the width and height of an Image</h3>
    <img class="GFG" src="4.jpg">
</body>
 
</html>

                    

Output:

Height and width of an image

Set max-width and min-width of an element: 

max-width: It is used to set the maximum width of the box. Its effect can be seen by resizing the browsers. 

Example: 

html

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
 
<head>
    <title>max-width of element</title>
    <style>
        .GFG {
            max-width: 500px;
            border: 2px solid black;
        }
    </style>
</head>
 
<body>
    <div class="GFG">
        <h3>GeeksforGeeks</h3>
        <p>
              GeeksforGeeks is a computer science
            platform where you can learn programming.
            It is a Computer Science portal for geeks.
            It contains well written, well thought and
            well explained computer science
            and programming articles, quizzes etc.
        </p>
   </div>
</body>
 
</html>

                    

Output:

max-width

min-width: It is used to set the minimum width of the box. Its effect can be seen by resizing the browsers. 

Example: 

html

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
 
<head>
    <title>min-width of element</title>
    <style>
        .GFG {
            min-width: 400px;
            border: 2px solid black;
        }
    </style>
</head>
 
<body>
    <div class="GFG">
        <h3>GeeksforGeeks</h3>
        <p>
              GeeksforGeeks is a computer science platform
            where you can learn programming. It is a Computer
            Science portal for geeks. It contains well written,
            well thought and well explained computer science
            and programming articles, quizzes etc.
        </p>
    </div>
</body>
 
</html>

                    

Output:

min-width

Set max-height and min-height of an element: 

max-height: It is used to set the maximum height of the box. It’s effect can be seen by resizing the browsers. 

Example: 

html

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
 
<head>
    <title>max-height of element</title>
    <style>
        .GFG {
            max-height: 100px;
            border: 2px solid black;
        }
    </style>
</head>
 
<body>
    <div class="GFG">
        <h3>GeeksforGeeks</h3>
        <p>
              GeeksforGeeks is a computer science platform
            where you can learn programming. It is a Computer
            Science portal for geeks. It contains well written,
            well thought and well explained computer science
            and programming articles, quizzes etc.
        </p>
    </div>
</body>
 
</html>

                    

Output:

max-height

min-height: It is used to set the minimum height of the box. It’s effect can be seen by resizing the browsers. 

Example: 

html

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
 
<head>
    <title>min-height of element</title>
    <style>
        .GFG {
            min-height: 50px;
            border: 2px solid black;
        }
    </style>
</head>
 
<body>
    <div class="GFG">
        <h3>GeeksforGeeks</h3>
        <p>
              GeeksforGeeks is a computer science platform
            where you can learn programming. It is a Computer
            Science portal for geeks. It contains well written,
            well thought and well explained computer science
            and programming articles, quizzes etc.
        </p>
    </div>
</body>
 
</html>

                    

Output: 

min-height



Last Updated : 20 Jul, 2023
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