HTML DOM Style paddingLeft Property

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The DOM style paddingLeft property returns and modify the left padding of an element in an HTML document.

Syntax

Following is the syntax −

  • Returning paddingLeft

object.style.paddingLeft
  • Modifying paddingLeft

object.style.paddingLeft = “value”

Example

Let us see an example of style paddingLeft property −

 Live Demo

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
<style>
   body {
      color: #000;
      background: lightblue;
      height: 100vh;
   }
   p {
      border: 2px solid #fff;
   }
   .btn {
      background: #db133a;
      border: none;
      height: 2rem;
      border-radius: 2px;
      width: 40%;
      display: block;
      color: #fff;
      outline: none;
      cursor: pointer;
   }
</style>
</head>
<body>
<h1>DOM Style paddingLeft Property Example</h1>
<p>
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</p>
<button onclick="add()" class="btn">Add padding</button>
<script>
   function add() {
      document.querySelector('p').style.paddingLeft = "30px";
   }
</script>
</body>
</html>

Output

This will produce the following output −

Click on “Add padding” button to add left padding to paragraph element.

raja
Published on 22-Jul-2019 17:41:38
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