Border Control

Elementor border group control displays input fields to define the border including the border type, border width and border color.

The control is defined in Group_Control_Border class which extends Group_Control_Base class.

Note that when using group controls, the type should be set using the Group_Control_Border::get_type() method.


Name Type Default Description
type string border The type of the control.
label string The label that appears above of the field.
description string The description that appears below the field.
show_label bool true Whether to display the label.
label_block bool false Whether to display the label in a separate line.
separator string default Set the position of the control separator. Available values are defaultbeforeafter and nonedefault will position the separator depending on the control type. before / after will position the separator before/after the control. none will hide the separator.

Return Value

(array) An array containing the border values.


class Elementor_Test_Widget extends \Elementor\Widget_Base {

	protected function _register_controls() {

				'label' => __( 'Content', 'plugin-name' ),
				'tab' => \Elementor\Controls_Manager::TAB_CONTENT,

				'name' => 'border',
				'label' => __( 'Border', 'plugin-domain' ),
				'selector' => '{{WRAPPER}} .wrapper',



	protected function render() {
		$settings = $this->get_settings_for_display();
		echo '<div class="wrapper"> ... </div>';

	protected function _content_template() {
		<div class="wrapper"> ... </div>