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.

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