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HTML onmouseout Attribute

Definition and Usage

The onmouseout attribute fires when the mouse pointer moves out of an element.

Tip: The onmouseout attribute is often used together with the onmouseover attribute.

Applies to

The onmouseout attribute is part of the Event Attributes, and can be used on any HTML elements.

Elements Event
All HTML elements onmouseout


Img Example

Execute a JavaScript when moving the mouse pointer out of an image:

<img onmouseout="normalImg(this)" src="smiley.gif" alt="Smiley">
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Browser Support

Event Attribute
onmouseout Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes