Provides properties and methods that are common to all Document Object Model (DOM) events.
bubbles Gets a value that indicates whether an event propagates up from the event target. cancelable Gets a value that indicates whether you can cancel an event's default action. cancelBubble Gets or sets a value that indicates whether an event should be stopped from propagating up from the current target. currentTarget Gets the event target that is currently being processed. defaultPrevented Gets a value that indicates whether the default action should be canceled. eventPhase Gets the event phase that is being evaluated. initEvent Initializes a new generic event that the IDocumentEvent::createEvent method created. isTrusted Gets a value that indicates whether a trusted event source created an event. preventDefault Cancels the default action of an event. srcElement Gets the element that the event was originally dispatched to. Compare to target. stopImmediatePropagation Prevents any further propagation of an event. stopPropagation Prevents propagation of an event beyond the current target. target Gets the element that is the target of the event. timeStamp Gets the time, in milliseconds, when an event occurred. type Gets the name of an event.
The Event base interface provides event properties to all of the other event types.
Stock Implementation mshtml.dll Custom Implementation No Inherits from IDispatch Header and IDL files mshtml.h, mshtml.idl Minimum availability Internet Explorer 9 Minimum operating systems Windows Vista SP1, Windows 7