HTML | <area> media Attribute
The HTML area media attribute is used to specify the media or device the target URL is optimized for.
this attribute specify the style is for specific devices like print media or speech. This attribute can accept several values. Only used if the href attribute is present. This attribute is purely advisory.
Value Description and AND operator not NOT operator , OR operator
Value Description all Suitable for all devices aural Speech synthesizers braille Braille feedback devices handheld Handheld devices (small screen, limited bandwidth) projection Projectors Print preview mode/printed pages screen Computer screens tty Teletypes and similar media using a fixed-pitch character grid tv Low resolution or limited scroll ability type devices like Television.
Value Description width Targeted display area’s width. height Targeted display area’s height device-width Target display or paper’s width. device-height Target display or paper’s height. orientation Target display or paper’s orientation. aspect-ratio Width/height ratio of the targeted display area. device-aspect-ratio Device-width/device-height ratio of the target display/paper. color Bits per color of target display. color-index Number of colors the target display can handle. monochrome Bits per pixel in a monochrome frame buffer. resolution Pixel density (dpi or dpcm) of the target display/paper. scan Scanning method of a tv display. grid If the output device is grid or bitmap.
Note: Prefixes like “min-“ and “max-“ can be used.
Before click on specific clickable area
After click on specific clickable area
Supported Browsers: The browsers supported by HTML area media attribute are listed below:
- Google Chrome
- Internet Explorer
- Apple Safari
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