HTMLBodyElement

The HTMLBodyElement interface provides special properties (beyond those inherited from the regular HTMLElement interface) for manipulating <body> elements.

Properties

Inherits properties from its parent, HTMLElement and from WindowEventHandlers.

HTMLBodyElement.aLink
Is a DOMString that represents the color of active hyperlinks.
HTMLBodyElement.background
Is a DOMString that represents the description of the location of the background image resource. Note that this is not an URI, though some older version of some browsers do expect it.
HTMLBodyElement.bgColor
Is a DOMString that represents the background color for the document.
HTMLBodyElement.link
Is a DOMString that represents the color of unvisited links.
HTMLBodyElement.text
Is a DOMString that represents the foreground color of text.
HTMLBodyElement.vLink
Is a DOMString that represents the color of visited links.

Methods

No specific methods; inherits methods from its parent, HTMLElement, and from WindowEventHandlers.

Event handlers

No specific event handlers; inherits event handlers from its parent, HTMLElement and from WindowEventHandlers.

WindowEventHandlers.onafterprint
Is an event handler representing the code to be called when the afterprint event is raised.
WindowEventHandlers.onbeforeprint
Is an event handler representing the code to be called when the beforeprint event is raised.
WindowEventHandlers.onbeforeunload
Is an event handler representing the code to be called when the beforeunload event is raised.
WindowEventHandlers.onhashchange
Is an event handler representing the code to be called when the hashchange event is raised.
WindowEventHandlers.onlanguagechange
Is an event handler representing the code to be called when the languagechange event is raised.
WindowEventHandlers.onmessage
Is an event handler called whenever an object receives a message event.
WindowEventHandlers.onmessageerror
Is an event handler called whenever an object receives a messageerror event.
WindowEventHandlers.onoffline
Is an event handler representing the code to be called when the offline event is raised.
WindowEventHandlers.ononline
Is an event handler representing the code to be called when the online event is raised.
WindowEventHandlers.onpagehide
Is an event handler representing the code to be called when the pagehide event is raised.
WindowEventHandlers.onpageshow
Is an event handler representing the code to be called when the pageshow event is raised.
WindowEventHandlers.onpopstate
Is an event handler representing the code to be called when the popstate event is raised.
WindowEventHandlers.onrejectionhandled
An event handler representing the code executed when the rejectionhandled event is raised, indicating that a Promise was rejected and the rejection has been handled.
GlobalEventHandlers.onresize
Is an event handler representing the code to be called when the resize event is raised.
WindowEventHandlers.onstorage
Is an event handler representing the code to be called when the storage event is raised.
WindowEventHandlers.onunhandledrejection
An event handler representing the code executed when the unhandledrejection event is raised, indicating that a Promise was rejected but the rejection was not handled.
WindowEventHandlers.onunload
Is an event handler representing the code to be called when the unload event is raised.

Specifications

Specification
HTML Standard (HTML)
# htmlbodyelement

Browser compatibility

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See also