Border Left

Category:CSS Properties

Border Left

The border-left property specifies the width, line style, and color of the left border of an element. It is a shorthand property for setting in one declaration the width, the style, and the color of an element's left border.


Border Left Property

Set the style of the left border of <h1> for different elements.

h1 {
  border-left: 5px solid red;


border-left: border-width border-style border-color;


  • If border-style is not provided, the default is no border.
  • If no border-color is chosen, the border color will match the current text color.
  • If border-width is not provided, the default is medium.

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