Border Top

Category:CSS Properties

Border Top

The border-top property specifies the width, line style, and color of the top 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 top border.


Border Top Property

Setting the top border of a <h1> for different elements.

h1 {
  border-top: 5px solid red;


border-top: 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 will match the current text color.
  • If border-width is not provided, the default is medium.

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