Paper

Paper

The API documentation of the Paper React component. Learn more about the properties and the CSS customization points.

import Paper from '@material-ui/core/Paper';

Props

Name Type Default Description
children node The content of the component.
classes object Override or extend the styles applied to the component. See CSS API below for more details.
component union: string |
 func |
 object
'div' The component used for the root node. Either a string to use a DOM element or a component.
elevation number 2 Shadow depth, corresponds to dp in the spec. It's accepting values between 0 and 24 inclusive.
square bool false If true, rounded corners are disabled.

Any other properties supplied will be spread to the root element (native element).

CSS API

You can override all the class names injected by Material-UI thanks to the classes property. This property accepts the following keys:

Name Description
root Styles applied to the root element.
rounded Styles applied to the root element if square={false}.
elevation0
elevation1
elevation2
elevation3
elevation4
elevation5
elevation6
elevation7
elevation8
elevation9
elevation10
elevation11
elevation12
elevation13
elevation14
elevation15
elevation16
elevation17
elevation18
elevation19
elevation20
elevation21
elevation22
elevation23
elevation24

Have a look at overriding with classes section and the implementation of the component for more detail.

If using the overrides key of the theme as documented here, you need to use the following style sheet name: MuiPaper.

Demos