Expression Studio 4.0

Applies one or more styles to any element that is the first child of its parent.


:not( s ) { sRules }

Possible values

s Either a Type selector selector, Universal selector selector, attribute selector, Class selector selector, ID selector selector, or Pseudo-classes selector.


Value that specifies one or more cascading style sheets attribute/value pairs.


The :not pseudo-class takes a simple selector as an argument to select elements that are not selected by that argument.

Standards information

This pseudo-class is defined in CSS Selectors Level 3 Gg721789.xtlink_newWindow(en-us,Expression.40).png.

Applies to

a, abbr, acronym, address, b, big, blockquote, body, caption, center, cite, code, col, colgroup, dd, dfn, dir, div, dl, dt, em, form, hn, html, i, img, input, input type=button, input type=checkbox, input type=file, input type=hidden, input type=image, input type=password, input type=radio, input type=reset, input type=submit, input type=text, kbd, label, legend, li, listing, marquee, menu, ol, p, plaintext, pre, s, samp, select, small, span, strike, strong, sub, sup, table, tbody, td, textarea, tfoot, th, thead, tr, tt, u, ul, var, xmp

See also

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