The any-hover CSS media feature can be used to test whether any available input mechanism can hover over elements.

Syntax

The any-hover feature is specified as a keyword value chosen from the list below.

none
None of the available input mechanism(s) can hover conveniently, or there is no pointing input mechanism.
hover
One or more available input mechanisms can conveniently hover over elements.

Example

HTML

<a href="#">Try hovering over me!</a>

CSS

@media (any-hover: hover) {
  a:hover {
    background: yellow;
  }
}

Result

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Media Queries Level 4
The definition of 'any-hover' in that specification.
Candidate Recommendation Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

FeatureChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafari
Basic support4116 No1 No289
FeatureAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge mobileFirefox for AndroidOpera AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support414116 No1289.25.0

1. See bug 1035774.

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