This topic documents a feature of HTML+TIME 2.0, which is obsolete as of Windows Internet Explorer 9.
Retrieves an object from the element collection by name or index.
oItem = object.item( [sName] [, iIndex])
sName Optional. A String or Integer that specifies the name or index of the item to retrieve. If sName is an index, then the iIndex parameter is ignored. If a value is not specified, the method returns the first element in the collection. iIndex Optional. An Integer that specifies an optional index to use if more than one element share the same name. If a value is not specified, this method may return a collection of elements.
Returns a reference to the item or collection.
The first object in the collection is located at index position 0, and the last object in the collection is located at position length minus 1.