JavaScript1.0+, JScript1.0+ Nav2+, IE3+, Opera3+ Syntax

Core client-side JavaScript object.


The Textarea object is one of the core JavaScript objects. Instances are created by the browser when it encounters an HTML <textarea> tag. In the JavaScript object hierarchy, the Textarea object is located at window.document.Form.Textarea. Table 7.46 lists the event handlers, methods, and properties used by the Textarea object.

Table 7.46. Event Handlers, Methods, and Properties Used by the Textarea Object
Type Item Description
Event Handlers onBlur Executes code when the text area loses the focus.
  onChange Executes code when the text area loses the focus and has had its value modified.
  onFocus Executes code when the ...

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