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The SVGFilterElement interface provides access to the properties of <filter> elements, as well as methods to manipulate them.

Properties

SVGFilterElement.filterUnits Read only
An SVGAnimatedEnumeration that corresponds to the filterUnits attribute of the given <filter> element. Takes one of the constants defined in SVGUnitTypes.
SVGFilterElement.primitiveUnits Read only
An SVGAnimatedEnumeration that corresponds to the primitiveUnits attribute of the given <filter> element. Takes one of the constants defined in SVGUnitTypes.
SVGFilterElement.x Read only
An SVGAnimatedLength that corresponds to the x attribute on the given <filter> element.
SVGFilterElement.y Read only
An SVGAnimatedLength that corresponds to the y attribute of the given <filter> element.
SVGFilterElement.width Read only
An SVGAnimatedLength that corresponds to the width attribute of the given <filter> element.
SVGFilterElement.height Read only
An SVGAnimatedLength that corresponds to the height attribute of the given <filter> element.
SVGFilterElement.filterResX Read only
An SVGAnimatedInteger that contains the X component of the filterRes attribute of the given <filter> element.
SVGFilterElement.filterResY Read only
An SVGAnimatedInteger that contains the Y component of the filterRes attribute of the given <filter> element.

Methods

SVGFilterElement.setFilterRes()
Sets the values of the filterRes attribute.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Filter Effects Module Level 1
The definition of 'SVGFilterElement' in that specification.
Working Draft Removed the inheritance from SVGLangSpace, SVGExternalResourcesRequired, SVGStylable, and SVGUnitTypes and removed the setFilterRes() function
Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) 1.1 (Second Edition)
The definition of 'SVGFilterElement' in that specification.
Recommendation Initial definition

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Edge Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari (WebKit)
Basic support ? (Yes) ? ? ? ?
Feature Android Edge Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support ? (Yes) ? ? ? ?

See also

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