Selection.anchorOffset

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The Selection.anchorOffset read-only property returns the number of characters that the selection's anchor is offset within the Selection.anchorNode.

This number is zero-based. If the selection begins with the first character in the Selection.anchorNode, 0 is returned.

Syntax

number = sel.anchorOffset

Specifications

Specification
Selection API
# dom-selection-anchoroffset

Browser compatibility

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See also