The "resize" CSS Property


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New in CSS3

This property controls the resizability of an element but does not apply to blocks for which the 'overflow' property is set to visible.

Values for "resize"
CSS LevelValue
CSS 2.1(invalid)
CSS3"none", "both", "horizontal", or "vertical"


  • In order to be resizable, an element's 'overflow' has to be set to something other than 'visible'.

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