gap property for Flexbox

Last updated on : 2022-06-30

Note:
gap property for Flexbox shows a browser compatibility score of 78. This is a collective score out of 100 to represent browser support of a web technology. The higher this score is, the greater is the browser compatibility. The browser compatibility score is not a 100% reflection for every browser and the web technology support. However, it does give you an estimate on how much you should rely on a particular web technology in terms of browser compatibility.

Overview

This allows you to create gaps/gutters between flex items and to control the space between items.

Formal Definition

Inherited

no

Applies to

multi-column elements, flex containers, grid containers

Initial value

row-gap: normal column-gap: normal

Animation type

row-gap: a length, percentage or calc(); column-gap: a length, percentage or calc();

Computed value

row-gap: as specified, with <length>s made absolute, and normal computing to zero except on multi-column elements column-gap: as specified, with <length>s made absolute, and normal computing to zero except on multi-column elements

Specifications

CSS Box Alignment Module Level 3 # gap-shorthand

Syntax

/* One <length> value */
 gap: 20px;
 gap: 1em;
 gap: 3vmin;
 gap: 0.5cm;
 /* One <percentage> value */
 gap: 16%;
 gap: 100%;
 /* Two <length> values */
 gap: 20px 10px;
 gap: 1em 0.5em;
 gap: 3vmin 2vmax;
 gap: 0.5cm 2mm;
 /* One or two <percentage> values */
 gap: 16% 100%;
 gap: 21px 82%;
 /* calc() values */
 gap: calc(10% + 20px);
 gap: calc(20px + 10%) calc(10% - 5px);
 /* Global values */
 gap: inherit;
 gap: initial;
 gap: revert;
 gap: unset;

Browser Compatibility

  • gap property for Flexbox on IE is fully supported on None of the versions, partially supported on None of the versions, and not supported on 5.5-11 IE versions.
  • gap property for Flexbox on Edge is fully supported on 84-103, partially supported on None of the versions, and not supported on 12-83 Edge versions.
  • gap property for Flexbox on Firefox is fully supported on 63-104, partially supported on None of the versions, and not supported on 2-62 Firefox versions.
  • gap property for Flexbox on Chrome is fully supported on 84-106, partially supported on None of the versions, and not supported on 4-83 Chrome versions.
  • gap property for Flexbox on Safari is fully supported on 14.1-16, partially supported on None of the versions, and not supported on 3.2-14 Safari versions.
  • gap property for Flexbox on Opera is fully supported on 73-87, partially supported on None of the versions, and not supported on 9.5-72 Opera versions.
  • gap property for Flexbox on Safari on iOS is fully supported on 14.5-16, partially supported on None of the versions, and not supported on 3.2-14 Safari on iOS versions.
  • gap property for Flexbox on Android Browser is fully supported on 97-103, partially supported on None of the versions, and not supported on 2.3-4 Android Browser versions.
  • gap property for Flexbox on Opera Mobile is fully supported on 64-64, partially supported on None of the versions, and not supported on 10-12 Opera Mobile versions.
  • gap property for Flexbox on Chrome for Android is fully supported on 97-103, partially supported on None of the versions, and not supported on below 97 Chrome for Android versions.
  • gap property for Flexbox on Firefox for Android is fully supported on 95-101, partially supported on None of the versions, and not supported on below 95 Firefox for Android versions.
  • gap property for Flexbox on Samsung Internet is fully supported on 14-17, partially supported on None of the versions, and not supported on 4-13 Samsung Internet versions.
78
Hightooltip

Browser Compatibility Score

Chrome IE
Low

Browser Support For IE Versions

-
Fully
-
Partially
5.5-11
No Support
Chrome Edge
High

Browser Support For Edge Versions

84-103
Fully
-
Partially
12-83
No Support
Chrome Firefox
High

Browser Support For Firefox Versions

63-104
Fully
-
Partially
2-62
No Support
Chrome Chrome
Medium

Browser Support For Chrome Versions

84-106
Fully
-
Partially
4-83
No Support
Chrome Safari
High

Browser Support For Safari Versions

14.1-16
Fully
-
Partially
3.2-14
No Support
Chrome Opera
Medium

Browser Support For Opera Versions

73-87
Fully
-
Partially
9.5-72
No Support
Chrome Safari on iOS
High

Browser Support For Safari on iOS Versions

14.5-16
Fully
-
Partially
3.2-14
No Support
Chrome Android Browser
High

Browser Support For Android Browser Versions

97-103
Fully
-
Partially
2.3-4
No Support
Chrome Opera Mobile
Medium

Browser Support For Opera Mobile Versions

64-64
Fully
-
Partially
10-12
No Support
Chrome Chrome for Android
High

Browser Support For Chrome for Android Versions

97-103
Fully
-
Partially
-
No Support
Chrome Firefox for Android
High

Browser Support For Firefox for Android Versions

95-101
Fully
-
Partially
-
No Support
Chrome Samsung Internet
Medium

Browser Support For Samsung Internet Versions

14-17
Fully
-
Partially
4-13
No Support

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Last Modified date

2022-06-30

Browser Support for gap property for Flexbox

  • ChromeChrome
  • Safari Safari
  • Firefox Firefox
  • IE Internet Explorer
  • Opera Opera
  • Edge Edge

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