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HTML | DOM clientLeft Property
  • Last Updated : 25 Jul, 2019

The DOM clientLeft Property is used to return the width of the left border to an element in terms of pixel.It does not include the measurement of the width of the left padding or the left margin.It is read-only property.



Return Value: It returns a numeric value which represent the width of the left border to an element.


<!DOCTYPE html>
        HTML | DOM clientLeft Property
        h1 {
            color: green;
            font-size: 35px;
        #GFG {
            height: 100px;
            width: 350px;
            padding: 20px;
            margin: 25px;
            border: 10px solid coral;
            background-color: green;
        <h2>DOM clientLeft Property </h2>
        <div id="GFG">
            <p style="color:white;font-size:25px;">
            <p id="sudo" style="color:white;"></p>
        <button onclick="Geeks()">Submit</button>
            function Geeks() {
                var w = document.getElementById("GFG");
                // Using clientTop property
                var x = "Border-Top-Width is: " 
                + w.clientTop + "px<br>";
                x += "Border-Left-width  : " 
                + w.clientLeft + "px";
                document.getElementById("sudo").innerHTML = x;


  • Initially:
  • After Click on the Button:

Supported Browsers: The browser supported by DOM clientLeft property are listed below:

  • Google Chrome 1.0
  • Internet Explorer 4.0
  • Firefox 1.0
  • Opera 3.5
  • Safari 1.0

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