CSS Selector :enabled

Some elements have enabled and disabled states, for example the form elements. :enabled selector selects element in enabled state. The :enabled selectors don't match any element that cannot be disabled.


CSS Version

CSS Syntax

:enabled { 
   style properties 

Browser compatibility

:enabled Yes 9.0 Yes Yes Yes


An example showing how to use :enabled CSS selector.

        <style type="text/css"> 
        :enabled { <!--from   ww  w .j av  a 2s  . c om-->
            border: thin red solid; 
            padding: 4px; 
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        <textarea> This is an enabled textarea</textarea> 
        <textarea disabled> This is a disabled textarea</textarea> 

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