HTMLMapElement

The HTMLMapElement interface provides special properties and methods (beyond those of the regular object HTMLElement interface it also has available to it by inheritance) for manipulating the layout and presentation of map elements.

Properties

Inherits properties from its parent, HTMLElement.

HTMLMapElement.name
Is a DOMString representing the <map> element for referencing it other context. If the id attribute is set, this must have the same value; and it cannot be null or empty.
HTMLMapElement.areas Read only
Is a live HTMLCollection representing the <area> elements associated to this <map>.

Methods

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

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
HTML Living Standard
The definition of 'HTMLMapElement' in that specification.
Living Standard  
HTML5
The definition of 'HTMLMapElement' in that specification.
Recommendation Adds the images property.
Document Object Model (DOM) Level 2 HTML Specification
The definition of 'HTMLAreaElement' in that specification.
Obsolete No change from Document Object Model (DOM) Level 1 Specification.
Document Object Model (DOM) Level 1 Specification
The definition of 'HTMLAreaElement' in that specification.
Obsolete Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

FeatureChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafari
Basic support Yes Yes1 Yes Yes Yes
areas Yes Yes1 Yes Yes Yes
name Yes Yes1 Yes Yes Yes
FeatureAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge mobileFirefox for AndroidOpera AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support Yes Yes Yes4 Yes Yes ?
areas Yes Yes Yes4 Yes Yes ?
name Yes Yes Yes4 Yes Yes ?

See also

  • HTML element implementing this interface: <map>.

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