CSS | text-align Property

The text-align property in CSS is used to specify the horizontal alignment of text in an element.

Syntax:

text-align: left|right|center|justify|initial|inherit;

Property Value: The text-align property value are listed below:



  • left: It is used to set the text-alignment into left.
  • right: It is used to set the text-alignment into right.
  • center: It is used to set the text-alignment into center.
  • justify: It is used to stretched the content of an element to display the same width of each line.
  • initial: It is used to set its default value.
  • inherit: It is inherited from its parent.

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<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
    <head>
        <title>text-align property</title>
        <style>
            h1 {
                color:green;
            }
            h1, h2, h3 {
                text-align:center;
            }
            .main {
                border:1px solid black;
            }
            .gfg1 {
                text-align:left;
            }
            .gfg2 {
                text-align:right;
            }
            .gfg3 {
                text-align:center;
            }
            .gfg4 {
                text-align:justify;
            }
        </style>
    </head>
    <body>
        <h1>GeeksforGeeks</h1>
        <h2>text-align property</h2>
        <div class = "main">
            <h3>text-align: left;</h3>
            <div class = "gfg1">
              The course is designed for students
              as well as working professionals to
              prepare for coding interviews. This 
              course is going to have coding questions 
              from school level to the level needed 
              for product based companies like Amazom,
              Microsoft, Adobe, etc. 
            </div>
        </div><br>
        <div class = "main">
            <h3>text-align: right;</h3>
            <div class = "gfg2">
              The course is designed for students
              as well as working professionals to
              prepare for coding interviews. This 
              course is going to have coding questions 
              from school level to the level needed 
              for product based companies like Amazom,
              Microsoft, Adobe, etc.
            </div>
        </div><br>
        <div class = "main">
            <h3>text-align: center;</h3>
            <div class = "gfg3">
              The course is designed for students
              as well as working professionals to
              prepare for coding interviews. This 
              course is going to have coding questions 
              from school level to the level needed 
              for product based companies like Amazom,
              Microsoft, Adobe, etc.
            </div>
        </div><br>
        <div class = "main">
            <h3>text-align: justify;</h3>
            <div class = "gfg4">
              The course is designed for students
              as well as working professionals to
              prepare for coding interviews. This 
              course is going to have coding questions 
              from school level to the level needed 
              for product based companies like Amazom,
              Microsoft, Adobe, etc.
            </div>
        </div>
    </body>
</html>

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Output:

Supported Browsers: The browser supported by text-align property are listed below:

  • Google Chrome 1.0
  • Internet Explorer 3.0
  • Firefox 1.0
  • Opera 3.5
  • Safari 1.0


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