substringData method

Extracts a range of characters from the object.

Document Object Model (DOM) Level 3 Core Specification, Section 1.4



BSTR retVal = object.substringData(offset, Count);


offset [in]

Type: long

long that specifies the offset from which to start.

Count [in]

Type: long

long that specifies the number of characters to extract.

Standards information


IHTMLCommentElement3::substringData was introduced in Microsoft Internet Explorer 6

If the sum of the offset and Count parameters exceeds the number of characters in the object, then an error is returned.