marginRight Property - Javascript CSS Style Property

Javascript examples for CSS Style Property:marginRight


The marginRight property sets or gets the right margin of an element.

Property Values

Value Description
% right margin in percentage of the width of the parent element
length right margin in length units
autoThe browser sets the right margin
initial Sets this property to its default value.
inherit Inherits this property from its parent element.

Technical Details

Item Value
Default Value: 0
Return Value: A String, representing the right margin of an element
CSS VersionCSS1

Set the right margin of a <div> element:

Demo Code

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<!DOCTYPE html>
#myDiv {//from  w w  w  . j a  v  a  2 s  .c  o m
    border: 1px solid #FF0000;

<div id="myDiv" style="margin-right:5cm;">This is a div.</div>
<button type="button" onclick="myFunction()">test</button>

function myFunction() {
    document.getElementById("myDiv").style.marginRight = '10px';


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