Obsolete
This feature is obsolete. Although it may still work in some browsers, its use is discouraged since it could be removed at any time. Try to avoid using it.

Note: Starting in Gecko 6.0, document.width is no longer supported. Instead, use document.body.clientWidth. See element.clientWidth.

Returns the width of the <body> element of the current document in pixels.

Not supported by Internet Explorer.

Syntax

pixels = document.width;

Example

function init() {
    alert("The width of the document is " + document.width + " pixels.");
}

Alternatives

document.body.clientWidth              /* width of <body> */
document.documentElement.clientWidth   /* width of <html> */
window.innerWidth                      /* window's width */

Specification

HTML5

Browser compatibility

 

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DesktopMobile
ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge MobileFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support
DeprecatedNon-standard
Chrome No support NoEdge ? Firefox No support NoIE ? Opera ? Safari ? WebView Android No support NoChrome Android No support NoEdge Mobile ? Firefox Android No support NoOpera Android ? Safari iOS ? Samsung Internet Android ?

Legend

No support  
No support
Compatibility unknown  
Compatibility unknown
Non-standard. Expect poor cross-browser support.
Non-standard. Expect poor cross-browser support.
Deprecated. Not for use in new websites.
Deprecated. Not for use in new websites.

 

See also