HTMLStyleElement.media

The HTMLStyleElement.media property specifies the intended destination medium for style information.

Syntax

medium = style.media
style.media = medium

Parameters

  • medium is a string describing a single medium or a comma-separated list.

Example

<!doctype html>
<html>
<head>

<link id="LinkedStyle" rel="stylesheet" href="document.css" type="text/css" media="screen" />
<style id="InlineStyle" rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" media="screen, print">
p { color: blue; }
</style>
</head>
<body>

<script>
alert('LinkedStyle: ' + document.getElementById('LinkedStyle').media); // 'screen'
alert('InlineStyle: ' + document.getElementById('InlineStyle').media); // 'screen, print'
</script>

</body>
</html>

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
HTML Living Standard
The definition of 'HTMLStyleElement' in that specification.
Living Standard  
HTML 5.1
The definition of 'HTMLStyleElement' in that specification.
Recommendation  
HTML5
The definition of 'HTMLStyleElement' in that specification.
Recommendation  
Document Object Model (DOM) Level 2 HTML Specification
The definition of 'HTMLStyleElement' in that specification.
Obsolete  
Document Object Model (DOM) Level 1 Specification
The definition of 'HTMLStyleElement' in that specification.
Obsolete Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

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DesktopMobile
ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge MobileFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic supportChrome Full support YesEdge Full support 12Firefox Full support YesIE Full support YesOpera Full support YesSafari Full support YesWebView Android Full support YesChrome Android Full support YesEdge Mobile Full support YesFirefox Android Full support YesOpera Android Full support YesSafari iOS Full support YesSamsung Internet Android Full support Yes

Legend

Full support  
Full support

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