HTML | DOM Location host Property

The Location Host property in HTML is used to sets or returns the hostname and port of a URL. The Location Hash property doesn’t return the port number if it is not specified in the URL.

Syntax:

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

Below program illustrates the Location host Property in HTML:



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<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
    <head
        <title>DOM Location host Property</title
        <style
            h1 { 
                color:green; 
            
            h2 {
                font-family: Impact;
            }
            body { 
                text-align:center; 
            
        </style
    </head>
    <body>
        <h1>GeeksforGeeks</h1
        <h2>DOM Location host Property</h2
        <p>
          For returning the hostname and port
          of the current URL, double-click the
          "Return Hostname" button:
        </p>
        <button ondblclick="myhost()">
          Return Hostname
        </button>
        <p id="host"></p>
        <script>
            function myhost() {
                var h = location.host;
                document.getElementById("host").innerHTML = h;
            }
        </script>
    </body>
</html>                    

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Output:

After click on the button:

Supported Browsers: The browser supported by Location host Property are listed below:

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


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