CSS - size


The size property specifies the size and orientation of a page box.

Possible Values

  • length − Sets the physical size of the page box.

  • auto − The page box is sized to fit the display medium.

  • portrait − Sets the page box to the same size as the display sheet, but the longer measure is forced to be the vertical axis.

  • landscape − Sets the page box to the same size as the display sheet, but the longer measure is forced to be the horizontal axis.

Applies to

Page Context.


Here is the example −

      <style type = "text/css">
         @page legal {size: 8.5in 14in;}
         @page {size: landscape;}

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      <button onclick = "myFunction()">Print this page</button>

         function myFunction() {

It will produce the following result −

For more detail please look into CSS Paged Media.