Prefix attribute selector

Expression Studio 4.0

Matches the specified prefix of a property value.

Syntax

[attr^=val] { sRules }

Possible values

attr

Must be either an identifier or a string.

val

Must be either an identifier or a string.

sRules

String that specifies one or more cascading style sheet property/value pairs.

Remarks

Property selectors are enabled only in standards-compliant mode (strict !DOCTYPE).

Attributes are case-sensitive.

Example

The following style rule selects any property whose value begins with "B":

<style>
    .test       {display: none;}
    [attr^="B"] {display: block;}
</style>

<div class="test" attr="Blue">
    Test for [^=] (Prefix) succeeded.
</div>

Standards information

This selector is defined in Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), Level 3 (CSS3) Ee371184.xtlink_newWindow(en-us,Expression.40).png.

See also

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