HTMLAreaElement.protocol

The HTMLAreaElement.protocol property is a string representing the protocol scheme of the URL, including the final ':'.

Value

A string.

Examples

// An <area id="myArea" href="https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/HTMLAreaElement"> element is in the document
const area = document.getElementById("myArea");
area.protocol; // returns 'https:'

Specifications

Specification
HTML Standard
# dom-hyperlink-protocol-dev

Browser compatibility

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See also