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CSS display Property


Display <p> elements as inline elements:

p.inline {
    display: inline;

Definition and Usage

The display property specifies the type of box used for an HTML element.

Default value: inline
Inherited: no
Animatable: no.
Version: CSS1
JavaScript syntax: object.style.display="none"

Browser Support

The numbers in the table specify the first browser version that fully supports the property.

display 4.0 12.0 8.0
Partial from 5.5
3.0 3.1 7.0

CSS Syntax

display: value;

Property Values

Value Description
inline Default value. Displays an element as an inline element (like <span>)
block Displays an element as a block element (like <p>)
flex Displays an element as an block-level flex container. New in CSS3
inline-block Displays an element as an inline-level block container. The inside of this block is formatted as block-level box, and the element itself is formatted as an inline-level box
inline-flex Displays an element as an inline-level flex container. New in CSS3
inline-table The element is displayed as an inline-level table  
list-item Let the element behave like a <li> element
run-in Displays an element as either block or inline, depending on context  
table Let the element behave like a <table> element
table-caption Let the element behave like a <caption> element
table-column-group Let the element behave like a <colgroup> element
table-header-group Let the element behave like a <thead> element
table-footer-group Let the element behave like a <tfoot> element
table-row-group Let the element behave like a <tbody> element
table-cell Let the element behave like a <td> element
table-column Let the element behave like a <col> element
table-row Let the element behave like a <tr> element
none The element will not be displayed at all (has no effect on layout)
initial Sets this property to its default value.
inherit Inherits this property from its parent element.