Was this page helpful?
Your feedback about this content is important. Let us know what you think.
Additional feedback?
1500 characters remaining

ariaHidden property

Sets or retrieves the hidden state of this element.

Internet Explorer 8



object.setAttribute("ariaHidden",value);var value = object.getAttribute("ariaHidden");

Property values

Type: BSTR

The hidden state.


The element is hidden (not visible).


Default. The element is visible.

Standards information


Used in Roles
No role required.


This IHTMLElement5::ariaHidden state indicates whether an element is visible or hidden.

Note  For cross-browser compatibility, always use the WAI-ARIA attribute syntax to access and modify ARIA properties, for example object.setAttribute("aria-valuenow", newValue).

See also

Accessible Rich Internet Applications (ARIA)
W3C ARIA-Hidden



Community Additions

© 2015 Microsoft