SubmitEvent.submitter

The read-only submitter property found on the SubmitEvent interface specifies the submit button or other element that was invoked to cause the form to be submitted.

Syntax

let submitter = submitEvent.submitter;

Value

An element, indicating the element that sent the submit event to the form. While this is often an <input> element whose type is submit or a <button> element whose type is submit, it could be some other element which has initiated a submission process.

If the submission was not triggered by a button of some kind, the value of submitter is null.

Examples

See SubmitEvent for example code.

Specifications

Specification
HTML Standard (HTML)
# the-submitevent-interface:dom-submitevent-submitter-2

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