The CSSValue interface represents the current computed value of a CSS property.

Properties

CSSValue.cssText
A DOMString representing the current value.
CSSValue.cssValueType Read only
An unsigned short representing a code defining the type of the value. Possible values are:
Constant Description
CSS_CUSTOM The value is a custom value.
CSS_INHERIT The value is inherited and the cssText contains "inherit".
CSS_PRIMITIVE_VALUE The value is a primitive value and an instance of the CSSPrimitiveValue interface can be obtained by using binding-specific casting methods on this instance of the CSSValue interface.
CSS_VALUE_LIST The value is a CSSValue list and an instance of the CSSValueList interface can be obtained by using binding-specific casting methods on this instance of the CSSValue interface.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Document Object Model (DOM) Level 2 Style Specification
The definition of 'CSSValue' in that specification.
Obsolete Initial definition

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