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title property (styleSheet)

Browser support:
Sets or returns the title of the current styleSheet.
In Firefox, Opera, Google Chrome and Safari, the title property is read-only. If a stylesheet belongs to a style or imported by a link element, then the title property can be used to set or retrieve the title.


You can find the related objects in the Supported by objects section below.
This property is read/write.

Possible values:

String that sets or retrieves the title.
Default: this property has no default value.

Example HTML code 1:

This example illustrates the use of the title property:
    <style id="myStyle" title="This is an empty style sheet">

    <script type="text/javascript">
        function GetTitle () {
            var styleTag = document.getElementById ("myStyle");

                // the style sheet in the style tag
            var sheet = styleTag.sheet ? styleTag.sheet : styleTag.styleSheet;

            alert (sheet.title);
    <button onclick="GetTitle ()">Get the title of the stylesheet!</button>
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