Deprecated: This feature is no longer recommended. Though some browsers might still support it, it may have already been removed from the relevant web standards, may be in the process of being dropped, or may only be kept for compatibility purposes. Avoid using it, and update existing code if possible; see the compatibility table at the bottom of this page to guide your decision. Be aware that this feature may cease to work at any time.
CSSValue interface represents the current computed value of a CSS property.
Note: This interface was part of an attempt to create a typed CSS Object Model. This attempt has been abandoned, and most browsers do not implement it.
To achieve your purpose, you can use:
DOMStringrepresenting the current value.
unsigned shortrepresenting a code defining the type of the value. Possible values are:
The value is a custom value.
The value is inherited and the
The value is a primitive value and an instance of the
CSSPrimitiveValueinterface can be obtained by using binding-specific casting methods on this instance of the
The value is a
CSSValuelist and an instance of the
CSSValueListinterface can be obtained by using binding-specific casting methods on this instance of the
This feature was originally defined in the DOM Style Level 2 specification, but has been dropped from any standardization effort since then.
It has been superseded by a modern, but incompatible, CSS Typed Object Model API that is now on the standard track.
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