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

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DesktopMobile
ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge MobileFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic supportChrome Full support 41Edge Full support 16Firefox Full support 64IE No support NoOpera Full support 28Safari Full support 9WebView Android Full support 41Chrome Android Full support 41Edge Mobile Full support 16Firefox Android Full support 64Opera Android Full support 28Safari iOS Full support 9.2Samsung Internet Android Full support 5.0

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Full support  
Full support
No support  
No support

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