marginLeft property

[This documentation is preliminary and is subject to change.]

Sets or retrieves the width of the left margin of the object.

CSS 2.1, Section 5.5.4

Syntax

Integer value = object.put_marginLeft(Variant v);Integer value = object.get_marginLeft(Variant* sWidth);

Property values

Type: VARIANT

auto (auto)

Default. Left margin is set equal to the right margin.

percentage (percentage)

Integer, followed by a percent sign (%). The value is a percentage of the width of the parent object.

String format

<margin-width> | inherit

CSS information

Applies To All elements
Media visual
Inherited no
Initial Value 0

Standards information

Remarks

You can specify possible length values relative to the height of the element's font (em) or the height of the letter "x" (ex).

This property applies to inline elements.

Negative margins are supported, except for top and bottom margins on inline objects.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows XP

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2003

Header

DLL

Mshtml.dll

See also

Conceptual

CSS Values and Units Reference

Other Resources

CSS Enhancements in Internet Explorer 6

 

 

Build date: 1/23/2012