Resizing the HTML Canvas Element

With CSS’s unstoppable powers, you can specify the width and height of pretty much any element in HTML. For the most part, all of this works as expected. The notable exception to this behavior is the canvas element.

In this short article, I will first describe the problems that occur when you set the size of a canvas element using CSS. Finally, I will wrap up by discussing how to properly set the canvas element’s size.

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