CSS transform-style Property

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.div1 {
  transform: rotateY(60deg);
  transform-style: preserve-3d;


The transform-style property sets whether children of an element are positioned in the 3D space or are flattened in the plane of the element.

Default value:flat
JavaScript syntax:

Standard Syntax

transform-style: flat|preserve-3d|initial|inherit|revert|revert-layer|unset;

Browser Support

The numbers in the table specify the first browser version that fully supports the property.


Property Values

The following table describes the values of this property.

Value Description
flat This is default value. Specifies that child elements will NOT preserve its 3D position.
preserve-3d Specifies that child elements will preserve its 3D position.
initial Sets this property to its default value.
inherit If specified, the associated element takes the computed value of its parent element animation-delay property.
revert Reverts the cascaded value of the property from its current value to the value the property
revert-layer Rollback styles to the ones specified in previous cascade layers.
unset Resets a property to its inherited value if the property naturally inherits from its parent, and to its initial value if not.

Default CSS Property Values

selectors {
  transform-style: flat;
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