HTML | DOM Anchor host Property

The DOM Anchor host Property in HTML DOM is used to set or return the hostname and post part of the href attribute value.

Syntax:

  • It returns the host property.
    anchorObject.host
  • It is used to set the host property.
    anchorObject.host = hostname:port

Property Values: It contains the value hostname:port Which specify the hostname and the port number of a URL.



Return Value: It returns a string value which represents the domain name and the port number of the URL.

Example:This Example returns the host Property.

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<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  
<head>
    <title>
        HTML DOM Anchor host Property
    </title>
</head>
  
<body>
    <center>
        <h1>GeeksForGeeks</h1>
  
        <h2>
          DOM Anchor host Property
      </h2>
  
        <p>Welcome to
            <a href=
               id="GFG"
               rel="nofollow" 
               hreflang="en-us"
               target="_self"
                GeeksforGeeks 
            </a>
        </p>
  
        <button onclick="myGeeks()">
          Submit
      </button>
  
        <p id="sudo"
           style="color:green;
                  font-size:25px;">
      </p>
  
        <script>
            function myGeeks() {
                
                var x = 
                    document.getElementById(
                      "GFG").host;
                
                document.getElementById(
                  "sudo").innerHTML = x;
            }
        </script> "
    </center>
</body>
  
</html>

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Output:
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After Clicking On Button:

Example-2: This Example sets the Host Property.

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<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  
<head>
    <title>
        HTML DOM Anchor host Property
    </title>
</head>
  
<body>
    <center>
        <h1>GeeksForGeeks</h1>
  
        <h2>
          DOM Anchor host Property
      </h2>
  
        <p>Welcome to
            <a href=
               id="GFG"
               rel="nofollow"
               hreflang="en-us" 
               target="_self"
                GeeksforGeeks 
            </a>
        </p>
  
        <button onclick="myGeeks()">
          Submit
      </button>
  
        <p id="sudo" 
           style="color:green;
                  font-size:25px;">
      </p>
  
        <script>
            function myGeeks() {
                var x = 
                    document.getElementById("GFG").host =
                    "www.geeksforgeeks.org:443";
                
                document.getElementById(
                  "sudo").innerHTML = x;
            }
        </script> "
    </center>
</body>
  
</html>

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Output :
Before Clicking On Button:

After Clicking On Button:

Supported Browsers: The browser supported by DOM Anchor host property are listed below:

  • Google Chrome
  • Internet Explorer 10.0 +
  • Firefox
  • Opera
  • Safari


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