HTML | DOM Style quotes Property

The Style quotes Property in HTML DOM is used to represent the HTML < q > element.
This tag is used to set/return the type of quotation marks for embedded quotations. This element can be accessed by using getElementById() method.

Syntax:

    document.getElementById("MyQuote");
    

Return Value: It return the type of quotation of < q > tag.

Property Values:

  • none: This is default. It specifies that the open-quote and close-quote values will not produce any quotation marks.
  • string string string string: It specifies the quotation marks to use. The first two values defines the first level of quotation embedding, the second two values defines the second level of quote embedding, etc
  • initial: Sets this property to its default value.
  • inherit: Inherits this property from its parent element.

Quotation Marks characters and Entity Numbers:

Quotation Marks Entity Numbers
double Quote \0022
single quote \0027
single, left angle quote \2039
single, right angle quote \203A
double, left angle quote \00AB
double, right angle quote \00BB
left quote (single high-6) \2018
right quote (single high-9) \2019
left quote (double high-6) \201C
right quote (double high-9) \201D
double quote (double low-9) \201E

Example-1: Change quotes property.

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<!DOCTYPE html> 
<html
    <head
        <title>DOM Style quotes Property </title
    </head
        
    <body
        <center
            <h1 style = "color:green;width:50%;" id = "sudo"
                GeeksForGeeks 
            </h1
                
            <q id="myQ" style = "color:black;
                                 width:50%;
                                 font-size: 30px;">
            DOM Style quotes Property 
            </q>
            <br
            <button type = "button" onclick = "geeks()"
                Change 
            </button
                
            <script
            function geeks() { 
  
            // Change quotes
            document.getElementById(
            "myQ").style.quotes = "'‘' '’'"; 
            
            </script
        </center
    </body
</html

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Example-2: Change quotes property using entity number.

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<!DOCTYPE html> 
<html
    <head
        <title>DOM Style quotes Property </title
    </head
        
    <body
        <center
            <h1 style = "color:green;width:50%;" id = "sudo"
                GeeksForGeeks 
            </h1
                
            <q id="myQ" style = "color:black;
                                 width:50%; 
                                 font-size: 30px;">
            DOM Style quotes Property 
            </q>
            <br
            <button type = "button" onclick = "geeks()"
                Change 
            </button
                
            <script
            function geeks() { 
  
            // Change quote.
            document.getElementById(
            "myQ").style.quotes = "'\253' '\273'"; 
            
            </script
        </center
    </body
</html>                  

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Output

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  • After click on the button:

Supported Browsers:

  • Google Chrome
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Edge
  • Safari
  • Opera


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