lineTo() Method - Javascript Canvas Reference

Javascript examples for Canvas Reference:lineTo


The lineTo() method adds a new point and creates a line.

To draw the line, use the stroke() method to draw the path.

JavaScript syntax

context.lineTo(x, y);

Parameter Values

Parameter Description
x The x-coordinate of where to create the line to
y The y-coordinate of where to create the line to


Draw a path:

Demo Code

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<!DOCTYPE html>

<canvas id="myCanvas" width="300" height="250" style="border:1px solid #d3d3d3;">
Your browser does not support the HTML5 canvas tag.</canvas>


var c = document.getElementById("myCanvas");
var ctx = c.getContext("2d");
ctx.beginPath();/*  www  .  jav*/
ctx.moveTo(20, 20);
ctx.lineTo(20, 200);
ctx.lineTo(70, 100);



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