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height property

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Specifies the height of the visible area for an element.
This property has effect only on block-level elements or on elements with absolute or fixed position. The overflowing content can be manipulated by the overflow property.
The height property contains the height of the visible content with the horizontal scrollbar, but without the padding, border and the margin.
JavaScript page for this property: height. You can find other example(s) there.

Possible values:

 One of the following values: 
Default. The height depends on the values of other properties.
height in non-negative length
The height of the element in length units. For the supported length units, see the length page.
height in non-negative percentage
The height of the element is the specified percentage of the height of parent element.
Takes the value of this property from the computed style of the parent element.
Default: auto.

Example HTML code 1:

This example illustrates the use of the height property:
        .example {
            background-color: #E9E9E9;
            width: 300px;
            height: 200px;
    <div class="example">The height is 200px</div>
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