getBBox method

Gets the bounding box, in current user space, of the geometry of all contained graphics elements.

Scalable Vector Graphics: Basic Data Types and Interfaces, Section 4.5.23Internet Explorer 9



ISVGRect retVal = object.getBBox();


This method has no parameters.

Standards information


The ISVGLocatable::getBBox method returns the actual bounding box at the time when the method is called, even if the element has not yet been rendered.

The return value is exclusive of stroking, clipping, masking, and filter effects that are applied to elements.