Role of margin property with value auto using CSS

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The margin property with value auto is used to horizontally center the element within its container. You can try to run the following code to implement margin: auto;

Example

Live Demo

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
   <head>
      <style>
         div {
            width: 200px;
            margin: auto;
            border: 2px dashed blue;
         }
      </style>
   </head>
   <body>
      <p>This is demo text</p>
      <div>
         This is horizontally centered because it has margin: auto;
      </div>
   </body>
</html>

Output

raja
Published on 08-May-2018 12:20:39
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