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background-clip

Expression Studio 4.0
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This documentation is preliminary and subject to change.

Sets the background painting area.

Syntax

{ background-clip: sClip }

Possible values

sClip

String that specifies one of the following values:

border-box

Default. The background is painted within (clipped to) the border box.

padding-box

The background is painted within (clipped to) the padding box.

content-box

The background is painted within (clipped to) the content box.

This property has a default value of border-box. It is not inherited.

Remarks

The background of a box can have multiple layers. The number of layers is determined by the number of comma-separated values in the background-image property. Each of the images is sized, positioned, and tiled according to the corresponding value in the other background properties (background-attachment, background-clip, background-origin, background-position, background-repeat, and background-size). The first image in the list is the layer closest to the user; the next one is painted behind the first, and so on.

Standards information

This property is defined in CSS Selectors Level 3 Gg721790.xtlink_newWindow(en-us,Expression.40).png.

Applies to

a, address, b, big, blockquote, body, button, caption, center, cite, code, col, colgroup, custom, dd, defaults, dfn, div, dl, dt, em, fieldset, form, hn, html, i, img, input type=button, input type=checkbox, input type=file, input type=image, input type=password, input type=radio, input type=reset, input type=submit, input type=text, li, ol, p, s, span, sub, table, tbody, td, tfoot, th, thead, tr, tt, u, ul, var, xmp

See also

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