The columns property is a shorthand property for setting column-width and column-count at the same place in the style sheet.

  • Initial valueSee individual properties
  • Applies toBlock level elements
  • InheritedNo
  • MediaVisual
  • Computed valueSee individual properties
  • AnimatableNo
  • CSS VersionCSS3
  • JavaScript
Formal syntax: <column-width> || <column-count> 

columns: 150px 3;
body {
   columns: 150px 3;

Last updated on 23rd March 2014 By Rene Spronk

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