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    Window.releaseEvents()

    Deprecated since Gecko 1.9 (Firefox 3)
    This feature has been removed from the Web standards. Though some browsers may still support it, it is in the process of being dropped. Do not use it in old or new projects. Pages or Web apps using it may break at any time.

     

    Summary

    Releases the window from trapping events of a specific type.

    Syntax

    window.releaseEvents(eventType) 
    

    eventType is a combination of the following values: Event.ABORT, Event.BLUR, Event.CLICK, Event.CHANGE, Event.DBLCLICK, Event.DRAGDDROP, Event.ERROR, Event.FOCUS, Event.KEYDOWN, Event.KEYPRESS, Event.KEYUP, Event.LOAD, Event.MOUSEDOWN, Event.MOUSEMOVE, Event.MOUSEOUT, Event.MOUSEOVER, Event.MOUSEUP, Event.MOVE, Event.RESET, Event.RESIZE, Event.SELECT, Event.SUBMIT, Event.UNLOAD.

    Example

    window.releaseEvents(Event.KEYPRESS)
    

    Notes

    Note that you can pass a list of events to this method using the following syntax: window.releaseEvents(Event.KEYPRESS | Event.KEYDOWN | Event.KEYUP).

    See also window.captureEvents ( ).

    Specification

    DOM Level 0. Not part of any standard.

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    Last updated by: fscholz,
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