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This feature is non-standard and is not on a standards track. Do not use it on production sites facing the Web: it will not work for every user. There may also be large incompatibilities between implementations and the behavior may change in the future.


The ::-ms-value pseudo-element applies rules to the value/content of an <input> or a <select>. Only certain properties can be set on this pseudo-element; others will have no effect.


input::-ms-value { style properties }

select::-ms-value { style properties } 


Not part of any specification.

Microsoft has a description on MSDN.

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