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  • Last Updated : 10 Jun, 2022
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The DOM Style outlineColor Property is used to sets or returns the color of the outline around an Element. 

Syntax: 

  • It is used to Return the outlineColor property
object.style.outlineColor 
  • it is used to Set the outlineColor property
object.style.outlineColor = "color|invert|initial|inherit"

Property Values: 

  • color: It sets the outline color to any valid CSS color.
  • invert: It set the outline color to a color which is inverse of the background, which ensures the outline will always be visible. Note: It is not supported by all browsers.
  • Inherit: It sets the outline color according to outline-color property inherited from its parent element.

Return Value: It returns a string value which represent the color of the outline in an element’s. 

Example-1: 

html




<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
 
<head>
    <title>
        HTML | DOM Style outlineColor Property
    </title>
    <style>
        #myDiv {
            border: 1px solid red;
            outline: green dotted thick;
        }
    </style>
</head>
 
<body>
    <h1> Geeks for Geeks</h1>
    <h2>HTML | DOM Style outlineColor Property</h2>
 
    <div id="myDiv">Welcome to Geeks for Geeks.</div>
    <br>
    <button type="button" onclick="myFunction()">
        Click Here!
    </button>
 
    <script>
        function myFunction() {
           
            //  Set outline color.
            document.getElementById("myDiv")
                .style.outlineColor = "red";
        }
    </script>
 
</body>
 
</html>

Output: Before Clicking On Button:

  

After Clicking On Button:

  

Example-2 : 

html




<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
 
<head>
    <title>
        HTML | DOM Style outlineColor Property
    </title>
    <style>
        #myDiv {
            border: 1px solid red;
            outline: dotted thick;
        }
    </style>
</head>
 
<body>
    <h1> Geeks for Geeks</h1>
    <h2>HTML | DOM Style outlineColor Property</h2>
 
    <div id="myDiv" style="outline-color:green;">
      Welcome to Geeks for Geeks.</div>
    <br>
   
    <button type="button" onclick="myFunction()">
        Click Here!
    </button>
 
    <script>
        function myFunction() {
            alert(document.getElementById(
              "myDiv").style.outlineColor);
        }
    </script>
 
</body>
 
</html>

Output:

  • Before clicking On Button:
  • After Clicking On Button:

Supported Browsers: The browser supported by DOM Style outlineColor Property are listed below:

  • Google Chrome 1 and above
  • Edge 12 and above
  • Internet Explorer 8 and above
  • Firefox 1.5 and above
  • Opera 7 and above
  • Safari 1.2 and above

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