CSSStyleDeclaration.cssText

Not to be confused with stylesheet style-rule CSSRule.cssText.
 

Summary

cssText returns or sets the text of the element's inline style declaration only. To be able to set a stylesheet rule dynamically, see Using dynamic styling information.

Syntax

string = elem.style.cssText 

Example

<span id="s1" style="color: red;">
Some text
</span>

<script>
  var elem = document.getElementById("s1");
  alert(elem.style.cssText); // "color: red;"
</script>

Specification

Browser compatibility

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ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge MobileFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic supportChrome Full support YesEdge ? Firefox Full support YesIE ? Opera Full support YesSafari ? WebView Android Full support YesChrome Android Full support YesEdge Mobile ? Firefox Android Full support YesOpera Android Full support YesSafari iOS ? Samsung Internet Android ?

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