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  • Last Updated : 16 Jun, 2022

The DOM documentElement property is used to return the documentElement as an Element Object. It is read-only property. It return a <HTML> Element. 

Syntax:

document.documentElement 

Return Value: It returns the documentElement of the document or an element object. 

Below program illustrates the documentElement property in HTML: 

Example: 

html




<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
    <head>
        <title>
            DOM documentElement Property
        </title>
         
        <script>
            function Geeks() {
                var x = document.documentElement.nodeName;
                document.getElementById("sudo").innerHTML = x;
            }
        </script>
    </head>
     
    <body>
        <center>
            <h1>GeeksforGeeks</h1>
            <h2>DOM documentElement Property</h2>
             
            <button onclick = "Geeks()">
                Submit
            </button>
             
            <p id = "sudo"></p>
        </center>
    </body>
</html>                   

Output: Before Click on the button:

  

After Click on the button:

  

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

  • Google Chrome 1 and above
  • Edge 12 and above
  • Internet Explorer 5 and above
  • Firefox 1 and above
  • Opera 7 and above
  • Safari 1 and above
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