Set the color of a dotted outline:
An outline is a line that is drawn around elements (outside the borders) to make the element "stand out".
The outline-color property specifies the color of an outline.
Note: Always declare the outline-style property before the outline-color property. An element must have an outline before you change the color of it.
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An outline is a line around an element. It is displayed around the margin of the element. However, it is different from the border property.
The outline is not a part of the element's dimensions, therefore the element's width and height properties do not contain the width of the outline.
The numbers in the table specify the first browser version that fully supports the property.
Note: IE8 supports the outline-color property only if a !DOCTYPE is specified.
|invert||Performs a color inversion. This ensures that the outline is visible, regardless of color background. This is default||Play it »|
|color||Specifies the color of the outline. Look at CSS Color Values for a complete list of possible color values.||Play it »|
|initial||Sets this property to its default value. Read about initial||Play it »|
|inherit||Inherits this property from its parent element. Read about inherit|
CSS tutorial: CSS Outline
CSS reference: outline property
HTML DOM reference: outlineColor property