parentStyleSheet returns the stylesheet object in which the current rule is defined.

Syntax

var stylesheet = cssRule.parentStyleSheet 

Parameters

  • stylesheet is a stylesheet object.

Example

if ( bgRule.parentStyleSheet != mySheet ) {
   // alien style rule!
}

Notes

See Gecko DOM Reference:event#DOM_styleSheet_Object for more information about the stylesheet object interface.

Specification

DOM Level 2 Style - cssRule

Browser compatibility

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ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge MobileFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic supportChrome Full support 1Edge ? Firefox Full support 1IE ? Opera Full support YesSafari ? WebView Android ? Chrome Android Full support 18Edge Mobile ? Firefox Android Full support 4Opera Android Full support YesSafari iOS ? Samsung Internet Android ?

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