removeNamedItem method

Removes an IHTMLDOMAttribute specified with the IHTMLDOMAttribute2::name property from an element by using the IHTMLAttributeCollection interface.

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



IHTMLDOMAttribute retVal = object.removeNamedItem(bstrName);


bstrName [in]

Type: BSTR

A BSTR that specifies the name of an IHTMLDOMAttribute to remove.

Standards information


An IHTMLDOMAttribute that is removed with this method reverts to the default value of the IHTMLDOMAttribute when applicable. This method returns a script error if the user attempts to remove a non-existent attribute node.

IHTMLAttributeCollection4::removeNamedItem was introduced in Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.