BODY.tabIndex (Property)

An integer that represents the position of this document in the tabbing order.


DOM level - 1
JavaScript - 1.5
JScript - 3.0
Internet Explorer - 4.0
Netscape - 6.0
Property/method value type:Number primitive
JavaScript syntax:-myBODY.tabIndex

This value indicates where in the tabbing sequence this object and any of its children will be placed. The tabbing order is used when filling in forms. Pressing the [tab] key moves from one form element to the next according to the cascaded tabbing order defined by building a tree like structure with the tab index values.