All-in-one background spec


This property sets all of these properties in a single declaration: background-attachment, background-clip, background-color, background-image, background-origin, background-position, background-repeat, background-size.

Property values

Some or all of the individual background property values may be specified, in any order.

Note that the keywords for background-origin and background-clip are identical. If only one of these keywords is provided, it sets both properties. If both of these keywords are provided, the first one sets the background-origin and the second one sets the background-clip.


/* a simple background color */
background: black;

/* an image, resized to fit the element's size */
background: url(bg.png) contain;

/* a centered image with unused area in black */
background: url(bg.png) center black;

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