column-rule-style

The column-rule-style CSS property sets the style of the line drawn between columns in a multi-column layout.

Syntax

/* <'border-style'> values */
column-rule-style: none;
column-rule-style: hidden;
column-rule-style: dotted;
column-rule-style: dashed;
column-rule-style: solid;
column-rule-style: double;
column-rule-style: groove;
column-rule-style: ridge;
column-rule-style: inset;
column-rule-style: outset;

/* Global values */
column-rule-style: inherit;
column-rule-style: initial;
column-rule-style: revert;
column-rule-style: unset;

The column-rule-style property is specified as a single <'border-style'> value.

Values

<'border-style'>
Is a keyword defined by border-style describing the style of the rule. The styling must be interpreted as in the collapsing border model.

Formal definition

Initial valuenone
Applies tomulticol elements
Inheritedno
Computed valueas specified
Animation typediscrete

Formal syntax

<'border-style'>

Examples

Setting a dashed column rule

HTML

<p>This is a bunch of text split into three columns.
   The `column-rule-style` property is used to change
   the style of the line that is drawn between columns.
   Don't you think that's wonderful?</p>

CSS

p {
  column-count: 3;
  column-rule-style: dashed;
}

Result

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
CSS Multi-column Layout Module
The definition of 'column-rule-style' in that specification.
Working Draft Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

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See also