quotes

  • Revision slug: CSS/quotes
  • Revision title: quotes
  • Revision id: 25278
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  • Creator: BijuGC
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{{template.CSSRef()}}

Summary

quotes property indicates how user agents should render quotation marks.

  • {{template.Xref_cssinitial()}}: user agent specific
  • Applies to: all elements
  • {{template.Xref_cssinherited()}}: yes
  • Percentages: n/a
  • Media: {{template.Xref_cssvisual()}}
  • {{template.Xref_csscomputed()}}:

Syntax

quotes : [<string> <string>]+ | none | inherit

Values

{{template.Cssxref("none")}}
{{template.Cssxref("inherit")}}
{{template.Xref_cssstring()}} 
A list paired values for 'open-quote' and 'close-quote'. The first (leftmost) pair represents the outermost level of quotation, the second pair for the first nested level, next pair for third level and so on.

Examples

{{template.CSSRefExampleLink("quotes")}}

q:lang { quotes: '"' '"' "'" "'" }
q:before { content: open-quote }
q:after  { content: close-quote }


Notes

Specifications

Browser compatibility

Browser Lowest Version
Internet Explorer ?
Firefox ?
Netscape ?
Opera ?
Safari ?

See also

{{template.Cssxref("content")}}

Revision Source

<p> 
{{template.CSSRef()}}
</p>
<h3 name="Summary"> Summary </h3>
<p><b>quotes</b> property indicates how user agents should render quotation marks. 
</p>
<ul><li> {{template.Xref_cssinitial()}}: user agent specific 
</li><li> Applies to: all elements 
</li><li> {{template.Xref_cssinherited()}}: yes 
</li><li> Percentages: n/a
</li><li> Media: {{template.Xref_cssvisual()}}
</li><li> {{template.Xref_csscomputed()}}:
</li></ul>
<h3 name="Syntax"> Syntax </h3>
<pre class="eval">quotes : [&lt;string&gt; &lt;string&gt;]+ | none | inherit
</pre>
<h3 name="Values"> Values </h3>
<dl><dt>{{template.Cssxref("none")}}
</dt><dt>{{template.Cssxref("inherit")}}
</dt><dt>{{template.Xref_cssstring()}} </dt><dd> A list paired values for 'open-quote' and 'close-quote'. The first (leftmost) pair represents the outermost level of quotation, the second pair for the first nested level, next pair for third level and so on. 
</dd></dl>
<h3 name="Examples"> Examples </h3>
<p>{{template.CSSRefExampleLink("quotes")}}
</p>
<pre class="eval">q:lang { quotes: '"' '"' "'" "'" }
q:before { content: open-quote }
q:after  { content: close-quote }
</pre>
<p><br>
</p>
<h3 name="Notes"> Notes </h3>
<h3 name="Specifications"> Specifications </h3>
<ul><li> <a class="external" href="http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS21/generate.html#quotes">W3C Cascading Style Sheets, level 2 revision 1</a> 
</li><li> <a class="external" href="http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-CSS2/generate.html#quotes">W3C Cascading Style Sheets, level 2</a> 
</li><li> <a class="external" href="http://www.w3.org/TR/css3-content/#quotes">W3C Cascading Style Sheets, level 3</a>
</li></ul>
<h3 name="Browser_compatibility"> Browser compatibility </h3>
<table class="standard-table">
  <tbody><tr>
    <th>Browser</th>
    <th>Lowest Version</th>
  </tr>
  <tr>
    <td>Internet Explorer</td>
    <td>?</td>
  </tr>
  <tr>
    <td>Firefox</td>
    <td>?</td>
  </tr>
  <tr>
    <td>Netscape</td>
    <td>?</td>
  </tr>
  <tr>
    <td>Opera</td>
    <td>?</td>
  </tr>
  <tr>
    <td>Safari</td>
    <td>?</td>
  </tr>
</tbody></table>
<h3 name="See_also"> See also </h3>
<p>{{template.Cssxref("content")}}
</p>
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