CSS Charsets is a module of CSS that lets you specify the character set used in the style sheet.

Reference

At-rules

Guides

None.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
CSS Level 2 (Revision 1)
The definition of '@charset' in that specification.
Recommendation Initial definition

Browser compatibility

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Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari
Basic support 2.0 1.5 (1.8) 5.5 9 4
Feature Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support 2.1 1.0 (1.8) 5.5 10.0 4

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