Box Shadow Control

Elementor box shadow group control displays input fields to define the box shadow including the horizontal shadow, vertical shadow, shadow blur, shadow spread, shadow color and the position.

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

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


Name Type Default Description
type string box-shadow 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 box shadow values.


class Elementor_Test_Widget extends \Elementor\Widget_Base {

	protected function _register_controls() {

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

				'name' => 'box_shadow',
				'label' => __( 'Box Shadow', '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>


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