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CardHeader API

API reference docs for the React CardHeader component. Learn about the props, CSS, and other APIs of this exported module.



import CardHeader from '@mui/material/CardHeader';
// or
import { CardHeader } from '@mui/material';

Learn about the difference by reading this guide on minimizing bundle size.


Props of the native component are also available.


The action to display in the card header.


The Avatar element to display.


Override or extend the styles applied to the component.

See CSS classes API below for more details.


The component used for the root node. Either a string to use a HTML element or a component.


If true, subheader and title won't be wrapped by a Typography component. This can be useful to render an alternative Typography variant by wrapping the title text, and optional subheader text with the Typography component.


The content of the component.


These props will be forwarded to the subheader (as long as disableTypography is not true).

| object
| bool>
| func
| object

The system prop that allows defining system overrides as well as additional CSS styles.

See the `sx` page for more details.


The content of the component.


These props will be forwarded to the title (as long as disableTypography is not true).

The ref is forwarded to the root element.

Theme default props

You can use MuiCardHeader to change the default props of this component with the theme.

CSS classes

These class names are useful for styling with CSS. They are applied to the component's slots when specific states are triggered.

Class nameRule nameDescription
.MuiCardHeader-actionactionStyles applied to the action element.
.MuiCardHeader-avataravatarStyles applied to the avatar element.
.MuiCardHeader-contentcontentStyles applied to the content wrapper element.
.MuiCardHeader-rootrootStyles applied to the root element.
.MuiCardHeader-subheadersubheaderStyles applied to the subheader Typography element.
.MuiCardHeader-titletitleStyles applied to the title Typography element.

You can override the style of the component using one of these customization options: