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SVG stylable interface

The SVGStylable interface is implemented on all objects corresponding to SVG elements that can have style, class and presentation attributes specified on them.

Interface overview

Also implement None
Normative document SVG 1.1 (2nd Edition)


Name Type Description
className SVGAnimatedString Corresponds to attribute class on the given element.
style CSSStyleDeclaration Corresponds to attribute style on the given element.


Name & Arguments Return Description
getPresentationAttribute(in DOMString name) CSSValue Returns the base (i.e., static) value of a given presentation attribute as an object of type CSSValue. The returned object is live; changes to the objects represent immediate changes to the objects to which the CSSValue is attached.

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari (WebKit)
Basic support ? ? ? ? ?
Feature Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support Not supported ? ? ? ?


Document Tags and Contributors

Contributors to this page: fscholz, kscarfone, Sheppy, trevorh, Jeremie
Last updated by: fscholz,