The CanvasPattern interface represents an opaque object describing a pattern, based on an image, a canvas, or a video, created by the CanvasRenderingContext2D.createPattern() method.

It can be used as a fillStyle or strokeStyle.

Properties

As an opaque object, this has no exposed property.

Methods

There are no inherited method.

CanvasPattern.setTransform()
Applies an SVGMatrix representing a linear transform to the pattern.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
HTML Living Standard
The definition of 'CanvasPattern' in that specification.
Living Standard Added setTransform() method in v5.

Browser compatibility

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DesktopMobile
ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge MobileFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidSafari on iOSSamsung Internet
Basic supportChrome Full support 4Edge ? Firefox Full support 3.6IE Full support 9Opera Full support 9Safari Full support 3.1WebView Android ? Chrome Android Full support 18Edge Mobile ? Firefox Android Full support 4Opera Android Full support 10.0Safari iOS Full support 3.2Samsung Internet Android Full support Yes
setTransform
ExperimentalNon-standard
Chrome No support NoEdge ? Firefox Full support 33IE ? Opera Full support 9Safari Full support 3.1WebView Android ? Chrome Android ? Edge Mobile ? Firefox Android Full support 33Opera Android ? Safari iOS ? Samsung Internet Android No support No

Legend

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Full support
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Experimental. Expect behavior to change in the future.
Experimental. Expect behavior to change in the future.
Non-standard. Expect poor cross-browser support.
Non-standard. Expect poor cross-browser support.

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