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FormLabel API

API documentation for the React FormLabel component. Learn about the available props and the CSS API.


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

Component name

The name MuiFormLabel can be used when providing default props or style overrides in the theme.


Props of the native component are also available.

The content of the component.
Override or extend the styles applied to the component. See CSS API below for more details.
| 'info'
| 'primary'
| 'secondary'
| 'success'
| 'warning'
| string
The color of the component. It supports those theme colors that make sense for this component.
The component used for the root node. Either a string to use a HTML element or a component.
If true, the label should be displayed in a disabled state.
If true, the label is displayed in an error state.
If true, the label should use filled classes key.
If true, the input of this label is focused (used by FormGroup components).
If true, the label will indicate that the input is required.
| 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.


Rule nameGlobal classDescription
root.MuiFormLabel-rootStyles applied to the root element.
colorSecondary.MuiFormLabel-colorSecondaryStyles applied to the root element if the color is secondary.
focused.Mui-focusedState class applied to the root element if focused={true}.
disabled.Mui-disabledState class applied to the root element if disabled={true}.
error.Mui-errorState class applied to the root element if error={true}.
filled.MuiFormLabel-filledState class applied to the root element if filled={true}.
required.Mui-requiredState class applied to the root element if required={true}.
asterisk.MuiFormLabel-asteriskStyles applied to the asterisk element.

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