data read-only property of the
CompositionEvent interface returns the characters generated by the input method that raised the event; its exact nature varies depending on the type of event that generated the
myData = CompositionEvent.data
DOMString representing the event data:
compositionstartevents, this is the currently selected text that will be replaced by the string being composed. This value doesn't change even if content changes the selection range; rather, it indicates the string that was selected when composition started.
compositionupdate, this is the string as it stands currently as editing is ongoing.
compositionendevents, this is the string as committed to the editor.
|Document Object Model (DOM) Level 3 Events Specification
The definition of 'data' in that specification.
|Working Draft||Initial definition.|
|Feature||Chrome||Edge||Firefox (Gecko)||Internet Explorer||Opera||Safari|
|Basic support||(Yes)||(Yes)||9.0 (9.0)||(Yes)||No support||?|
|Feature||Android||Edge||Firefox Mobile (Gecko)||IE Mobile||Opera Mobile||Safari Mobile|
|Basic support||?||(Yes)||9.0 (9.0)||?||?||?|