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Summary

The column-fill CSS property controls how contents are partitioned into columns. Contents are either balanced, which means that contents in all columns will have the same height or, when using auto, just take up the room the content needs.

  • Initial value balance
  • Applies to multicol elements
  • Inherited no
  • Media visual, but, in continuous media, has no effect in overflow columns
  • Computed value as specified
  • Animatable no
  • Canonical order the unique non-ambiguous order defined by the formal grammar

Syntax

Formal syntax: auto | balance
column-fill: auto
column-fill: balance

column-fill: inherit

Values

auto
Is a keyword indicating that columns are filled sequentially.
balance
Is a keyword indicating that content is equally divided between columns.

Examples

.content-box {
  column-count: 4;
  column-rule: 1px solid black;
  column-fill: balance;
  height: 200px;
}

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
CSS Multi-column Layout Module Candidate Recommendation  

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari (WebKit)
Basic support ? 13.0 (13.0)-moz ? ? ?
Feature Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support ? 13.0 (13.0)-moz ? ? ?

See also

Document Tags and Contributors

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