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BACKGROUND-IMAGE

The background-image property sets the background image(s) of an element.

SYNTAX

CSS

background-image: value;

JS

object.style.backgroundImage = "value";

VALUES

<'background-image'> = <bg-image>#
<bg-image> = <image> | none
<image> = <url> | <gradient>
<url> = url( <string> <url-modifier>* )
<string>

Specifies a sequence of characters delimited by double quotes (") or single quotes (').

<url-modifier>

Changes the meaning or the interpretation of the URL.

<gradient> = <linear-gradient()> | <repeating-linear-gradient()> | <radial-gradient()> | <repeating-radial-gradient()>
<linear-gradient()> = linear-gradient( [ <angle> | to <side-or-corner> ]? , <color-stop-list> )
<angle>
deg

Degrees. There are 360 degrees in a full circle.

grad

Gradians, also known as "gons" or "grades". There are 400 gradians in a full circle.

rad

Radians. There are 2p radians in a full circle.

turn

Turns. There is 1 turn in a full circle.

<side-or-corner> = [left | right] || [top | bottom]
left

Left.

right

Right.

top

Top.

bottom

Bottom.

<color-stop-list> = <linear-color-stop> , [ <linear-color-hint>? , <linear-color-stop> ]#
<linear-color-stop> = <color> && <length-percentage>?
<color>

Specifies the color using a keyword or a numerical specification.

<length-percentage> = [ <length> | <percentage> ]
<length>

Specifies the length using a number followed by a unit of measurement.

<percentage>

Specifies the percentage using a number followed by a percent sign (%).

<linear-color-hint> = <length-percentage>
<length-percentage> = [ <length> | <percentage> ]
<length>

Specifies the length using a number followed by a unit of measurement.

<percentage>

Specifies the percentage using a number followed by a percent sign (%).

<repeating-linear-gradient()> = linear-gradient( [ <angle> | to <side-or-corner> ]? , <color-stop-list> )
<angle>
deg

Degrees. There are 360 degrees in a full circle.

grad

Gradians, also known as "gons" or "grades". There are 400 gradians in a full circle.

rad

Radians. There are 2p radians in a full circle.

turn

Turns. There is 1 turn in a full circle.

<side-or-corner> = [left | right] || [top | bottom]
left

Left.

right

Right.

top

Top.

bottom

Bottom.

<color-stop-list> = <linear-color-stop> , [ <linear-color-hint>? , <linear-color-stop> ]#
<linear-color-stop> = <color> && <length-percentage>?
<color>

Specifies the color using a keyword or a numerical specification.

<length-percentage> = [ <length> | <percentage> ]
<length>

Specifies the length using a number followed by a unit of measurement.

<percentage>

Specifies the percentage using a number followed by a percent sign (%).

<linear-color-hint> = <length-percentage>
<length-percentage> = [ <length> | <percentage> ]
<length>

Specifies the length using a number followed by a unit of measurement.

<percentage>

Specifies the percentage using a number followed by a percent sign (%).

<radial-gradient()> = radial-gradient( [ <ending-shape> || <size> ]? [ at <position> ]? , <color-stop-list> )
<ending-shape>

Determines whether the gradient's ending shape is a circle or an ellipse.

<size>

Determines the size of the gradient's ending shape.

<position> = [ [ left | center | right ] || [ top | center | bottom ] | [ left | center | right | <length-percentage> ] [ top | center | bottom | <length-percentage> ]? | [ [ left | right ] <length-percentage> ] && [ [ top | bottom ] <length-percentage> ] ]
left

Left.

center

Center.

right

Right.

top

Top.

bottom

Bottom.

<length-percentage> = [ <length> | <percentage> ]
<length>

Specifies the length using a number followed by a unit of measurement.

<percentage>

Specifies the percentage using a number followed by a percent sign (%).

<color-stop-list> = <linear-color-stop> , [ <linear-color-hint>? , <linear-color-stop> ]#
<linear-color-stop> = <color> && <length-percentage>?
<color>

Specifies the color using a keyword or a numerical specification.

<length-percentage> = [ <length> | <percentage> ]
<length>

Specifies the length using a number followed by a unit of measurement.

<percentage>

Specifies the percentage using a number followed by a percent sign (%).

<linear-color-hint> = <length-percentage>
<length-percentage> = [ <length> | <percentage> ]
<length>

Specifies the length using a number followed by a unit of measurement.

<percentage>

Specifies the percentage using a number followed by a percent sign (%).

<repeating-radial-gradient()> = radial-gradient( [ <ending-shape> || <size> ]? [ at <position> ]? , <color-stop-list> )
<ending-shape>

Determines whether the gradient's ending shape is a circle or an ellipse.

<size>

Determines the size of the gradient's ending shape.

<position> = [ [ left | center | right ] || [ top | center | bottom ] | [ left | center | right | <length-percentage> ] [ top | center | bottom | <length-percentage> ]? | [ [ left | right ] <length-percentage> ] && [ [ top | bottom ] <length-percentage> ] ]
left

Left.

center

Center.

right

Right.

top

Top.

bottom

Bottom.

<length-percentage> = [ <length> | <percentage> ]
<length>

Specifies the length using a number followed by a unit of measurement.

<percentage>

Specifies the percentage using a number followed by a percent sign (%).

<color-stop-list> = <linear-color-stop> , [ <linear-color-hint>? , <linear-color-stop> ]#
<linear-color-stop> = <color> && <length-percentage>?
<color>

Specifies the color using a keyword or a numerical specification.

<length-percentage> = [ <length> | <percentage> ]
<length>

Specifies the length using a number followed by a unit of measurement.

<percentage>

Specifies the percentage using a number followed by a percent sign (%).

<linear-color-hint> = <length-percentage>
<length-percentage> = [ <length> | <percentage> ]
<length>

Specifies the length using a number followed by a unit of measurement.

<percentage>

Specifies the percentage using a number followed by a percent sign (%).

none

An image layer but draws nothing.

INITIAL

none

EXAMPLES

IMAGE | URL

IMAGE | GRADIENT | LINEAR-GRADIENT

IMAGE | GRADIENT | RADIAL-GRADIENT

NONE

JS

INTERNAL

background

background-attachment

background-clip

background-color

background-position

background-repeat

EXTERNAL

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