metaKey property

Gets a value that indicates whether the Meta/Control key is pressed.

Document Object Model (DOM) Level 3 Events Specification, Section 5.2.6Internet Explorer 9

 

Syntax

JavaScript

p = object.metaKey

 

Property values

Type: Boolean

true (true)

The Meta/Control key is pressed.

false (false)

The Meta/Control key is not pressed.

Standards information

Remarks

To determine whether the left or right version of the Meta/Control key is pressed, use the location property.

See also

DragEvent
KeyboardEvent
MouseEvent
MouseWheelEvent
WheelEvent
Reference
altKey
ctrlKey
getModifierState
shiftKey

 

 

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