filter

The filter element serves as container for atomic filter operations. It is never rendered directly. A filter is referenced by using the filter attribute on the target SVG element.

Usage context

Categories None
Permitted content Any number of the following elements, in any order:
descriptive elements »
filter primitive elements »
<animate>, <set>
Normative document SVG 1.1 (2nd Edition)

Example

Attributes

Global attributes

Specific attributes

DOM Interface

This element implements the SVGFilterElement interface.

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari
Basic support 1.0 4.0 (2.0) 10.0 9.0 3.0
Feature Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Phone Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support (Yes) 4.0 (2.0) Not supported 9.5 3.0[1]

[1] There are some remaining issues in Webkit browsers.

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See also

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