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HTMLFrameSetElement

Obsolete
This feature is obsolete. Although it may still work in some browsers, its use is discouraged since it could be removed at any time. Try to avoid using it.

The HTMLFrameSetElement interface provides special properties (beyond those of the regular HTMLElement interface they also inherit) for manipulating <frameset> elements.

Properties

Inherits properties from its parent, HTMLElement and from WindowEventHandlers.

HTMLFrameSetElement.cols
Is a DOMString that represents the foreground color of text.
HTMLFrameSetElement.rows
Is a DOMString that represents the color of visited links.

Methods

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

Event handlers

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

WindowEventHandlers.onafterprint
Is an EventHandler representing the code to be called when the afterprint event is raised.
WindowEventHandlers.onbeforeprint
Is an EventHandler representing the code to be called when the beforeprint event is raised.
WindowEventHandlers.onbeforeunload
Is an EventHandler representing the code to be called when the beforeunload event is raised.
WindowEventHandlers.onhashchange
Is an EventHandler representing the code to be called when the hashchange event is raised.
WindowEventHandlers.onlanguagechange
Is an EventHandler representing the code to be called when the languagechange event is raised.
WindowEventHandlers.onmessage
Is an EventHandler representing the code to be called when the message event is raised.
WindowEventHandlers.onoffline
Is an EventHandler representing the code to be called when the offline event is raised.
WindowEventHandlers.ononline
Is an EventHandler representing the code to be called when the online event is raised.
WindowEventHandlers.onpagehide
Is an EventHandler representing the code to be called when the pagehide event is raised.
WindowEventHandlers.onpageshow
Is an EventHandler representing the code to be called when the pageshow event is raised.
WindowEventHandlers.onpopstate
Is an EventHandler representing the code to be called when the popstate event is raised.
WindowEventHandlers.onresize
Is an EventHandler representing the code to be called when the resize event is raised.
WindowEventHandlers.onstorage
Is an EventHandler representing the code to be called when the storage event is raised.
WindowEventHandlers.onunload
Is an EventHandler representing the code to be called when the unload event is raised.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
WHATWG HTML Living Standard
The definition of 'HTMLFrameSetElement' in that specification.
Living Standard From the HTML5 snapshot, the WindowEventHandlers interface now have a onlanguagechange property.
HTML5
The definition of 'HTMLFrameSetElement' in that specification.
Recommendation Snapshot of a previous WHATWG HTML Living Standard
Frames are now obsolete. Implements WindowEventHandlers.
Document Object Model (DOM) Level 2 HTML Specification
The definition of 'HTMLBodyElement' in that specification.
Recommendation No change from Document Object Model (DOM) Level 1 Specification.
Document Object Model (DOM) Level 1 Specification
The definition of 'HTMLBodyElement' in that specification.
Recommendation Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari (WebKit)
Basic support 1.0 1.0 (1.7 or earlier) 4.0 (Yes) (Yes)
onXYZ event handlers (Yes) (Yes) ? ? ?
onlanguage ? 32 (32) ? ? ?
onstorage ? 45 (45) ? ? ?
Feature Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Phone Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support (Yes) 1.0 (1.0) (Yes) (Yes) (Yes)
onXYZ event handlers (Yes) (Yes) ? ? ?
onlanguage ? 32.0 (32) ? ? ?
onstorage ? 45.0 (45) ? ? ?

See also

Document Tags and Contributors

 Contributors to this page: Sebastianz, teoli, kscarfone, fscholz, Ehsan
 Last updated by: Sebastianz,