borderColorLight Property

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Sets or retrieves the color for one of the two colors used to draw the 3-D border of the object.


Scriptingobject.borderColorLight [ = sColor ]

Possible Values

sColorVariant that specifies or receives one of the color names or RGB values in the Color Table.

The property is read/write. The property has no default value.

Expressions can be used in place of the preceding value(s), as of Microsoft® Internet Explorer 5. For more information, see About Dynamic Properties.


This property is the opposite of borderColorDark and must be used with the border property that corresponds to the BORDER attribute. This property does not affect the Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)?A HREF="../properties/border_0.html">border composite properties.

Some browsers do not recognize color names, but all browsers should recognize RGB color values and display them correctly.

This property is no longer recommended. Use the borderColor property instead.

Standards Information

There is no public standard that applies to this property.

Applies To