timeStamp property

Gets the time, in milliseconds, when an event occurred.

Document Object Model (DOM) Level 3 Events Specification, Section 4.1Internet Explorer 9

 

Syntax

HRESULT value = object.get_timeStamp(unsigned long* p);

Property values

Type: unsigned long

The time of the event, in milliseconds, since midnight, January 1, 1970, Coordinated Universal Time (UTC).

Standards information

Examples

The following event handler displays the event time by using the current locale settings.


function eventHandler(evt) {
    var dt = new Date(evt.timeStamp);
    alert(dt.toLocaleString());
}
window.onload = eventHandler; 

 

 

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