HTMLAreaElement.username

The HTMLAreaElement.username property is a USVString containing the username specified before the domain name.

Syntax

// Getter
string = area.username;
// Setter
area.username = string;

Examples

// An <area id="myArea" href="https://anonymous:flabada@developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/HTMLAreaElement"> element is in the document
const area = document.getElementByID("myArea");
area.username; // returns 'anonymous'

Specifications

Specification
HTML Living Standard
The definition of 'HTMLHyperlinkElementUtils.username' in that specification.

Browser compatibility

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See also