CSS background-repeat

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The CSS background-repeat property is used to specify if a background image repeats (tiles) or not, and how it should repeat (hence css "background repeat").

Syntax

background-repeat: <value>

Possible Values

  • repeat (background repeats both horizontally and vertically)
  • repeat-x (background repeats horizontally only)
  • repeat-y (background repeats vertically only)
  • no-repeat (background is not repeated)
  • inherit

Initial Value

repeat

Applies To

All elements

Inherited?

No

Media

Visual

Example Code

background-repeat:no-repeat