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How to convert px to percentage

Written by Ian Carnaghan · 8 sec read >

Use the following formula to calculate px’s to percentage

pixels to convert ÷ browser default font size x 100 = percentage

A browsers default font size ussually is 16px

so if you want to convert 12px’s to percentage do the following

12 ÷ 16 x 100 =  75 %

Last Updated On March 22, 2018
Written by Ian Carnaghan
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