mozilla

Revision 25291 of quotes

  • Revision slug: CSS/quotes
  • Revision title: quotes
  • Revision id: 25291
  • Created:
  • Creator: teoli
  • Is current revision? No
  • Comment 5 words removed

Revision Content

{{ CSSRef() }}

Summary

The quotes CSS property indicates how user agents should render quotation marks.

<style type="text/css"></style>
  • {{ Xref_cssinitial() }}: user agent specific
  • Applies to: all elements
  • {{ Xref_cssinherited() }}: yes
  • Media: {{ Xref_cssvisual() }}
  • {{ Xref_csscomputed() }}: as specified

Syntax

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

Values

none
The open-quote and close-quote values of the content property produce no quotation marks.
[<string> <string>]+
One or more pairs of {{ Xref_cssstring() }} values for open-quote and close-quote. The first pair represents the outer level of quotation, the second pair is for the first nested level, next pair for third level and so on.

Examples

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

Notes

{{ fx_minversion_note("3.5", "") }} Starting in Firefox 3.5, the initial value of the quotes property can be read using -moz-initial This wasn't possible in earlier versions of Firefox.

Specifications

Browser compatibility

{{ CompatibilityTable() }}

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari (WebKit)
Basic support 11 1.5 8.0 4.0 {{ CompatUnknown() }}
Feature Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Phone Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support {{ CompatUnknown() }} {{ CompatUnknown() }} {{ CompatUnknown() }} {{ CompatUnknown() }} {{ CompatUnknown() }}

See also

{{ Cssxref("content") }}

{{ languages( { "fr": "fr/CSS/quotes" } ) }}

Revision Source

<p>{{ CSSRef() }}</p>
<h3 id="Summary" name="Summary">Summary</h3>
<p>The <code>quotes</code> <a href="/en/CSS" title="CSS">CSS</a> property indicates how user agents should render quotation marks.</p>
<nobr>
<style type="text/css"><![CDATA[.cssprop {
  display:table;
  padding: 0.4em;
  border-left:0.15em solid;
  background-color:#eeeeff
}
.cssprop li {
 display:table-row;
 padding: 3px;
 margin:0;
}
.cssprop li dfn {
  display:table-cell;
  padding: 0 5px;
  border-bottom: none;
  cursor:inherit;
}

]]></style>
<ul class="cssprop"> <li><dfn>{{ Xref_cssinitial() }}:</dfn> user agent specific</li> <li><dfn>Applies to:</dfn> all elements</li> <li><dfn>{{ Xref_cssinherited() }}:</dfn> yes</li> <li><dfn>Media:</dfn> {{ Xref_cssvisual() }}</li> <li><dfn>{{ Xref_csscomputed() }}:</dfn> as specified</li>
</ul></nobr><h3 id="Syntax" name="Syntax">Syntax</h3>
<pre class="eval">quotes:  [&lt;string&gt; &lt;string&gt;]+ | none | inherit
</pre>
<h3 id="Values" name="Values">Values</h3>
<dl> <dt>none</dt> <dd>The<code> open-quote </code>and<code> close-quote </code>values of the content property produce no quotation marks.</dd> <dt>[&lt;string&gt; &lt;string&gt;]+</dt> <dd>One or more pairs of {{ Xref_cssstring() }} values for<code> open-quote </code>and<code> close-quote</code>. The first pair represents the outer level of quotation, the second pair is for the first nested level, next pair for third level and so on.</dd>
</dl>
<h3 id="Examples" name="Examples">Examples</h3>
<pre class="eval">q { quotes: '"' '"' "'" "'" }
q:before { content: open-quote }
q:after  { content: close-quote }
</pre>
<h3 id="Notes" name="Notes">Notes</h3>
<p>{{ fx_minversion_note("3.5", "") }} Starting in Firefox 3.5, the initial value of the quotes property can be read using<code> -moz-<a class="internal" href="/en/CSS/initial" title="en/CSS/initial">initial</a> </code>This wasn't possible in earlier versions of Firefox.</p>
<h3 id="Specifications" name="Specifications">Specifications</h3>
<ul> <li><a class="external" href="http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-CSS2/generate.html#quotes">CSS 2.1 Generated content #quotes </a></li>
</ul>
<h3 id="Browser_Compatibility" name="Browser_Compatibility">Browser compatibility</h3>
<p>{{ CompatibilityTable() }}</p>
<div id="compat-desktop"> <table class="compat-table"> <tbody> <tr> <th>Feature</th> <th>Chrome</th> <th>Firefox (Gecko)</th> <th>Internet Explorer</th> <th>Opera</th> <th>Safari (WebKit)</th> </tr> <tr> <td>Basic support</td> <td>11</td> <td>1.5</td> <td>8.0</td> <td>4.0</td> <td>{{ CompatUnknown() }}</td> </tr> </tbody> </table>
</div>
<div id="compat-mobile"> <table class="compat-table"> <tbody> <tr> <th>Feature</th> <th>Android</th> <th>Firefox Mobile (Gecko)</th> <th>IE Phone</th> <th>Opera Mobile</th> <th>Safari Mobile</th> </tr> <tr> <td>Basic support</td> <td>{{ CompatUnknown() }}</td> <td>{{ CompatUnknown() }}</td> <td>{{ CompatUnknown() }}</td> <td>{{ CompatUnknown() }}</td> <td>{{ CompatUnknown() }}</td> </tr> </tbody> </table>
</div>
<h3 id="See_also" name="See_also">See also</h3>
<p>{{ Cssxref("content") }}</p>
<p>{{ languages( { "fr": "fr/CSS/quotes" } ) }}</p>
Revert to this revision