Non-standard
This feature is non-standard and is not on a standards track. Do not use it on production sites facing the Web: it will not work for every user. There may also be large incompatibilities between implementations and the behavior may change in the future.

Summary

Element.currentStyle is a property which is a proprietary similar to the standardized window.getComputedStyle method. It is available in old versions of Microsoft Internet Explorer. However, it returns the units set in CSS while window.getComputedStyle returns the values in pixels.

Specification

Not part of any specification.

Microsoft has a description on MSDN.

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Microsoft Edge Opera Safari (WebKit)
Basic support No support No support 6 No support No support No support
Feature Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Phone Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support No support No support ? ? No support

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