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scrollbar-arrow-color property

Specifies the color of the arrow elements of a scroll arrow.

Internet Explorer 9

 

Syntax

scrollbar-arrow-color: variant

Property values

variant

A VARIANT that specifies or receives any color name or RGB values in the Color Table.

CSS information

Applies ToAll elements
Mediavisual
Inherited1
Initial ValueDefault color

Standards information

There are no standards that apply here.

Remarks

Windows Internet Explorer 8. The -ms-scrollbar-arrow-color attribute is an extension to CSS, and can be used as a synonym for scrollbar-arrow-color in IE8 Standards mode.

The scroll arrows, located at each end of a scroll bar, are the square buttons containing the arrows that move the content on the screen in small increments, either up and down or left and right.

This property applies to elements that display a scroll bar. Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) enable scrolling on all objects through the overflow property. These objects are not listed in the Applies To list for this property.

Examples

The following example shows how to use scrollbar-arrow-color and scrollbar-face-color to display a scroll bar with a blue scroll box and arrows, and a scroll bar with a green scroll box and arrows.


div {
  width: 150px;
  height: 150px;
  overflow-y: scroll;
  border-style: solid;
  border-width: thin;
  font-family: sans-serif;
  float: left;
  margin-right: 10px;
}
.blueScrollBox {
  scrollbar-face-color: blue;
  scrollbar-arrow-color: blue;
}
.greenScrollBox {
  scrollbar-face-color: green;
  scrollbar-arrow-color: green;
}


<body>
  <div class="blueScrollBox">
    Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit, sed diam nonummy nibh euismod tincidunt ut laoreet dolore magna aliquam erat volutpat.
  </div>
  <div class="greenScrollBox">
    Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit, sed diam nonummy nibh euismod tincidunt ut laoreet dolore magna aliquam erat volutpat.
  </div>
</body>

The following image shows the result:

An image showing a scroll bar with a blue scroll box and arrows, and a scroll bar with a green scroll box and arrows.

See also

CSSStyleDeclaration
currentStyle
defaults
runtimeStyle
style
Reference
-ms-scrollbar-3dlight-color
-ms-scrollbar-base-color
-ms-scrollbar-darkshadow-color
scrollbar-face-color
-ms-scrollbar-highlight-color
-ms-scrollbar-shadow-color
-ms-scrollbar-track-color

 

 

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