HTMLElement: pointerleave event

The pointerleave event is fired when a pointing device is moved out of the hit test boundaries of an element. For pen devices, this event is fired when the stylus leaves the hover range detectable by the digitizer.

Bubbles No
Cancelable No
Interface PointerEvent
Event handler property onpointerleave


Using addEventListener():

const para = document.querySelector('p');

para.addEventListener('pointerleave', (event) => {
  console.log('Pointer left element');

Using the onpointerleave event handler property:

const para = document.querySelector('p');

para.onpointerleave = (event) => {
  console.log('Pointer left element');


Pointer Events
# the-pointerleave-event

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See also