::-webkit-meter-inner-element

Non-standard
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.

::-webkit-meter-inner-element is a proprietary WebKit CSS pseudo-element for selecting and applying styles to to the outer containing element of a <meter> element. Additional markup to render the meter element as read-only.

Specifications

Not part of any specification. This is a proprietary pseudo-element specific to WebKit/Blink.

Example

HTML

<meter min="0" max="10" value="6">Score out of 10</meter>

CSS

meter {
  /* Reset the default appearance */
  -webkit-appearance: none;
  -moz-appearance: none;
  appearance: none;
}

meter::-webkit-meter-inner-element {
  -webkit-appearance: inherit;
  box-sizing: inherit;
  border: 1px solid #aaa;
}

Result

Note: This will only work in Webkit/Blink-based browsers.

Browser compatibility

FeatureChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafari
Basic support Yes No No No Yes Yes
FeatureAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge mobileFirefox for AndroidOpera AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support Yes Yes No No Yes Yes ?

See also

The pseudo-elements used by WebKit/Blink to style other parts of a <meter> element are as follows:

Document Tags and Contributors

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