SVGUseElement

SVG use DOM interface

The SVGUseElement interface corresponds to the <use> element.

Properties

This interface also inherits properties from its parent interface, SVGGraphicsElement and implements properties from SVGURIReference.

SVGUseElement.x Read only
An SVGAnimatedLength corresponding to the x attribute of the given element.
SVGUseElement.y Read only
An SVGAnimatedLength corresponding to the y attribute of the given element.
SVGUseElement.width Read only
An SVGAnimatedLength corresponding to the width attribute of the given element.
SVGUseElement.height Read only
An SVGAnimatedLength corresponding to the height attribute of the given element.
SVGUseElement.instanceRoot Read only
An SVGAnimatedLength corresponding to the instance root of the given element, which is a direct child of the elements shadow root. If the element does not have a shadow tree (for example, because its URI is invalid or because it has been disabled by conditional processing), then getting this attribute returns null.
SVGUseElement.animatedInstanceRoot Read only
An SVGAnimatedLength corresponding to the instance root of the given element, which is a direct child of the elements shadow root. If the element does not have a shadow tree (for example, because its URI is invalid or because it has been disabled by conditional processing), then getting this attribute returns null.

Methods

This interface doesn't implement any specific methods, but inherits methods from its parent interface, SVGGraphicsElement and implements methods from SVGURIReference.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) 2
The definition of 'SVGUseElement' in that specification.
Candidate Recommendation Redefined the properties instanceRoot and animatedInstanceRoot.
Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) 1.1 (Second Edition)
The definition of 'SVGUseElement' in that specification.
Recommendation Initial definition

Browser compatibility

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SVGUseElementChrome Full support YesEdge Full support YesFirefox Full support YesIE ? Opera Full support YesSafari Full support YesWebView Android Full support YesChrome Android Full support YesFirefox Android Full support YesOpera Android Full support YesSafari iOS Full support YesSamsung Internet Android ?
animatedInstanceRootChrome No support NoEdge Full support 12Firefox ? IE ? Opera ? Safari ? WebView Android No support NoChrome Android No support NoFirefox Android ? Opera Android ? Safari iOS ? Samsung Internet Android ?
heightChrome Full support YesEdge Full support 12Firefox Full support YesIE ? Opera Full support YesSafari Full support YesWebView Android Full support YesChrome Android Full support YesFirefox Android Full support YesOpera Android Full support YesSafari iOS Full support YesSamsung Internet Android ?
instanceRootChrome No support NoEdge Full support 12Firefox ? IE ? Opera ? Safari ? WebView Android No support NoChrome Android No support NoFirefox Android ? Opera Android ? Safari iOS ? Samsung Internet Android ?
widthChrome Full support YesEdge Full support 12Firefox Full support YesIE ? Opera Full support YesSafari Full support YesWebView Android Full support YesChrome Android Full support YesFirefox Android Full support YesOpera Android Full support YesSafari iOS Full support YesSamsung Internet Android ?
xChrome Full support YesEdge Full support 12Firefox Full support YesIE ? Opera Full support YesSafari Full support YesWebView Android Full support YesChrome Android Full support YesFirefox Android Full support YesOpera Android Full support YesSafari iOS Full support YesSamsung Internet Android ?
yChrome Full support YesEdge Full support 12Firefox Full support YesIE ? Opera Full support YesSafari Full support YesWebView Android Full support YesChrome Android Full support YesFirefox Android Full support YesOpera Android Full support YesSafari iOS Full support YesSamsung Internet Android ?

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See also