The break-inside property controls page/column/region breaks that fall within a block of content.

  • Initial valueauto
  • Applies toBlock level elements
  • InheritedYes
  • MediaVisual
  • Computed valueSpecified value
  • AnimatableNo
  • CSS VersionCSS2, CSS3
  • JavaScript syntaxobject.style.breakInside
Formal syntax: auto | avoid | avoid-page | avoid-column

break-inside: [value];
  • autoA page/column/region break is determined by the flow of content.
  • avoidA page/column/region break is not allowed within the content block.
  • avoid-pageA page break is not allowed within the content block.
  • avoid-columnA column break is not allowed within the content block.
  • avoid-regionA region break is not allowed within the content block.
  • inherit
.class {
   break-inside: avoid;
}
noFirefox10+ExplorernoChromenoSafari11+Opera


Last updated on 23rd March 2014 By Rene Spronk

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