JavaScript » eventhandler » onAbort

onAbort = myJavaScriptCode

Event handler for Image

The onAbort event handler executes the specified JavaScript code or function on the occurance of an abort event. This is when a user cancels the loading of an image by either clicking stop in the browser or clicking another link before the image has loaded.

The onAbort event handler uses the following Event object properties.

type - this property indicates the type of event.
target - this property indicates the object to which the event was originally sent.


<IMG NAME = "myPic" SRC = "images/myPic.gif" onAbort = "alert('Loading of image aborted!')">

This example shows the use of the onAbort event handler to alert the user that the 'myPic' image was not loaded.

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