accent-color

The accent-color CSS property sets the accent color for user-interface controls generated by some elements.

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Browsers that support accent-color currently apply it to the following HTML elements:

Syntax

/* Keyword values */
accent-color: auto;

/* <color> values */
accent-color: darkred;
accent-color: #5729e9;
accent-color: rgb(0, 200, 0);
accent-color: hsl(228, 4%, 24%);

/* Global values */
accent-color: inherit;
accent-color: initial;
accent-color: revert;
accent-color: revert-layer;
accent-color: unset;

Values

auto

Represents a UA-chosen color, which should match the accent color of the platform, if any.

<color>

Specifies the color to be used as the accent color.

Formal definition

Initial valueauto
Applies toall elements
Inheritedyes
Computed valueauto is computed as specified and <color> values are computed as defined for the color property.
Animation typeby computed value type

Formal syntax

accent-color = 
auto |
<color>

Examples

Setting a custom accent color

HTML

<input type="checkbox" checked />
<input type="checkbox" class="custom" checked />

CSS

input {
  accent-color: auto;
  display: block;
  width: 30px;
  height: 30px;
}

input.custom {
  accent-color: rebeccapurple;
}

Result

Specifications

Specification
Unknown specification
# widget-accent

Browser compatibility

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See also