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CSS | scaleY() Function

  • Last Updated : 08 Aug, 2019
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The scaleY() function is an inbuilt function which is used to resize an element along the y-axis in a 2D plane. It scales the elements in a vertical direction.

Syntax:

scaleY( y )

Parameters: This function accepts single parameter y which holds the scaling factor along y-axis.

Below examples illustrate the scaleY() function in CSS:

Example 1:






<!DOCTYPE html> 
<html
  
<head
    <title>CSS scaleY() function</title
  
    <style
        body {
            text-align:center;
        }
        h1 {
            color:green;
        }
        .scaleY_image {
            transform: scaleY(1.5);
        }
    </style
</head
  
<body
    <h1>GeeksforGeeks</h1>
    <h2>CSS scaleY() function</h2>
    <br><br>
  
    <img class="scaleY_image" src
        alt="GeeksforGeeks logo"
</body
</html>

Output:

Example 2:




<!DOCTYPE html> 
<html
  
<head
    <title>CSS scaleY() function</title
  
    <style
        body {
            text-align:center;
        }
        h1 {
            color:green;
        }
        .GFG {
            font-size:35px;
            font-weight:bold;
            color:green;
            transform: scaleY(2);
        }
    </style
</head
  
<body
    <h1>GeeksforGeeks</h1>
    <h2>CSS scaleY() function</h2>
  
    <div class="GFG">Welcome to GeeksforGeeks</div
</body
</html>

Output:

Supported Browsers: The browsers supported by scaleY() function are listed below:

  • Google Chrome
  • Internet Explorer
  • Firefox
  • Safari
  • Opera



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