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standby attribute | standby property

Sets or retrieves a message to be displayed while an object is loading.


HTML<element standby="p" ... >

p = object.standby


Property values

Type: String

the value for the standby property.

Standards information


This property has no default value

Windows Internet Explorer does not render the standby message while loading an object's implementation or data; however, some objects may react to or display the content of this string.

standby was introduced in Microsoft Internet Explorer 6

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