Event.srcElement is a proprietary alias (implemented in Internet Explorer) for the standard Event.target property, which is supported in some other browsers for web compatibility purposes.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
DOM
The definition of 'Event.srcElement' in that specification.
Living Standard  

Browser compatibility

FeatureChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafari
Basic support Yes Yes62 Yes Yes Yes
FeatureAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge mobileFirefox for AndroidOpera AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support Yes Yes Yes62 Yes Yes ?

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