response property

Returns the response received from the server.

This property is read-only.

Internet Explorer 10

Syntax

JavaScript
ptr = object.response

Property values

Type: any

The response received for the request or null if no response is received.

Examples

The following example uses the value returned response property to define the source for an image on a webpage.


var xhr = new XMLHttpRequest();
xhr.open("GET", "download?name=" + name, true);
xhr.responseType = "blob";
xhr.onreadystatechange = function () {
  if (xhr.readyState == xhr.DONE) {
    var blob = xhr.response;
    var image = document.getElementById("my-image");
    image.addEventListener("load", function (evt) {
      URL.revokeObjectURL(evt.target.src);
    }
    image.src = URL.createObjectURL(blob);
  }
}
xhr.send();


See also

XMLHttpRequest

 

 

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