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MozPaddingEnd style property

Browser support:
Specifies or returns the space between an element's left or right border and its contents, depending on the writing direction.
If the writing direction is set to left-to-right, use the paddingRight property, else use the paddingLeft property for cross-browser compatibility.
Note: Safari and Google Chrome do not support a property named 'webkitPaddingEnd', but support the webkitPaddingStart property.


You can find the related objects in the Supported by objects section below.
This property is read/write.
CSS page for this property: -moz-padding-end

Possible values:

The type of this property is string.
 One of the following values: 
Takes the value of this property from the computed style of the parent element.
space in non-negative length
The space in length units. For the supported length units, see the length page.
space in non-negative percentage
The space is the specified percentage of the width of the parent element.
Default: 0.

Example HTML code 1:

This example illustrates the use of the -moz-padding-end property:
        .ltr {
            direction: ltr;
            border: 2px solid red;
            -moz-padding-end : 20px;
        .rtl {
            direction: rtl;
            border: 2px solid red;
            -moz-padding-end : 20px;
    <a class="ltr">padding-end: 20px (ltr)</a>
    <br /><br />
    <a class="rtl">padding-end: 20px (rtl)</a>
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Example HTML code 2:

This example illustrates the use of the MozPaddingEnd property in JavaScript:
    <script type="text/javascript">
        function ChangePaddingEnd () {
            var anchor = document.getElementById ("myAnchor");
            var input = document.getElementById ("myInput");

            if ('MozPaddingEnd' in {
       = input.value + "px";
            } else {
                alert ("Your browser doesn't support this example!");
    <a id="myAnchor" style="border: 2px solid red;">anchor with margin</a>
    <a style="border: 2px solid green;">next object</a>

    <input id="myInput" type="text" value="40" />
    <button onclick="ChangePaddingEnd ();">Change MozPaddingEnd!</button>
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