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Stepper API

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


For examples and details on the usage of this React component, visit the component demo pages:


import Stepper from '@mui/material/Stepper';
// or
import { Stepper } from '@mui/material';
You can learn about the difference by reading this guide on minimizing bundle size.


Props of the native component are also available.

Set the active step (zero based index). Set to -1 to disable all the steps.
If set to 'true' and orientation is horizontal, then the step label will be positioned under the icon.
Two or more <Step /> components.
Override or extend the styles applied to the component. See CSS API below for more details.
The component used for the root node. Either a string to use a HTML element or a component.
connectorelement<StepConnector />
An element to be placed between each step.
If set the Stepper will not assist in controlling steps for linear flow.
| 'vertical'
The component orientation (layout flow direction).
| 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 ref is forwarded to the root element.

Theme default props

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


The following class names are useful for styling with CSS (the state classes are marked).
To learn more, visit the component customization page.

Rule nameGlobal classDescription
root.MuiStepper-rootStyles applied to the root element.
horizontal.MuiStepper-horizontalStyles applied to the root element if orientation="horizontal".
vertical.MuiStepper-verticalStyles applied to the root element if orientation="vertical".
alternativeLabel.MuiStepper-alternativeLabelStyles applied to the root element if alternativeLabel={true}.

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