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The CaretPosition interface represents the caret position, an indicator for the text insertion point. You can get a CaretPosition using the Document.caretPositionFromPoint() method.

Instance properties

This interface doesn't inherit any properties.

CaretPosition.offsetNode Read only Experimental

Returns a Node containing the found node at the caret's position.

CaretPosition.offset Read only Experimental

Returns a long representing the character offset in the caret position node.

Instance methods

CaretPosition.getClientRect Experimental

Returns the client rectangle for the caret range.


CSSOM View Module
# caret-position

Browser compatibility

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