:first

Summary

The :first page CSS pseudo-class describes the styling of the first page when printing a document.

Note: you cannot change all CSS properties. You can only change the margins, orphans, widows, and page breaks of the document. All other CSS properties will be ignored.

Examples

@page :first {
  margin: 2in 3in;
} 
Note: you may only use the absolute length units when defining the margin. Please see the page about length for more information.

 

Specification Status Comment
CSS Paged Media Module Level 3 Working Draft No change.
CSS Level 2 (Revision 1) Recommendation Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari
Basic support ? Not supported 8.0 9.2 ?
Feature Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support ? Not supported ? ? ?

See also

Document Tags and Contributors

Contributors to this page: Sheppy, teoli, kscarfone, FredB, brianloveswords, McGurk
Last updated by: kscarfone,
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