There are two special values for the CSS zoom property that are inconsistently documented: "reset" and "document". They set the element's zoom to 1.0 regardless of parent element zoom status and prevent page zoom from affecting the element's size. We're removing them.




Editor's draft

Status in Chromium


Deprecated (tracking bug) in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 58

Consensus & Standardization

After a feature ships in Chrome, the values listed here are not guaranteed to be up to date.

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The zoom proposal draft completely elides "reset" and "document". The values have low usage and behave in unexpected ways. Edge's number's corroborate low usage. Supporting the ability to effectively disable page zoom is user-hostile.

Search tags

zoom, reset, document,

Last updated on 2020-11-19