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Input URL autofocus Property

❮ Input URL Object

Example

Find out if a URL field automatically gets focus upon page load:

var x = document.getElementById("myURL").autofocus;

The result of x will be:

true
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Definition and Usage

The autofocus property sets or returns whether a URL field should automatically get focus when the page loads, or not.

This property reflects the HTML autofocus attribute.


Browser Support

Property
autofocus Yes 10.0 Yes Not supported Yes

Syntax

Return the autofocus property:

urlObject.autofocus

Set the autofocus property:

urlObject.autofocus=true|false

Property Values

Value Description
true|false Specifies whether a URL field should get focus when the page loads, or not
  • true - The URL field gets focus
  • false - Default. The URL field does not get focus

Technical Details

Return Value: A Boolean, returns true if the URL field automatically gets focus when the page loads, otherwise it returns false

Related Pages

HTML reference: HTML <input> autofocus Attribute


❮ Input URL Object