Document.documentElement (Property)

An HTML element that represents the document.


DOM level - 1
JavaScript - 1.5
JScript - 5.0
Internet Explorer - 5.0
Netscape - 6.0
Property/method value type:Element object
JavaScript syntax:-myDocument.documentElement
HTML syntax:<HTML>

This property contains a reference to an Element object that corresponds to the <HTML> tag at the top of the document.


See also:Document object, Element object, HTML object

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