HTML | DOM Object name Property

The HTML | DOM Object name Property is used to set or return the value of a name attribute of an <object> element. The name attribute is used to specify the name of the embedded file.

Syntax:

  • It returns the name property
    objObject.name
  • It is used to set the name property.
    objObject.name = name

Property Values: It contains the value i.e name which is used to specify the name of the embedded file.



Return Value: It returns a string value which represents the name of an <object> element.

Example-1: This Example returns a name Property.

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<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  
<body>
    <center>
        <object id="myobject" 
                width="400"
                height="100" 
                name="myGeeks" 
                data=
      </object>
        <h2>
          DOM Object name Property
      </h2>
        <p>
          Click the button to get 
          the name of the embedded file.
      </p>
  
        <button onclick="Geeks()">
            Click it
        </button>
  
        <p id="gfg"
           style="color:green;
                  font-size:25px;">
      </p>
    </center>
    <script>
        function Geeks() {
  
            // Accessing Object element. 
            var x =
                document.getElementById(
                    "myobject").name;
  
            document.getElementById(
                "gfg").innerHTML = x;
        }
    </script>
  
</body>
  
</html>

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Output:

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After Clicking On Button:

Example-2: This Example sets thw name Property.

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<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  
<body>
    <center>
        <object id="myobject" 
                width="400" 
                height="100" 
                name="myGeeks" 
                data=
      </object>
        <h2>
          DOM Object name Property
      </h2>
        <p>
          Click the button to change 
          the name of the embedded file.
      </p>
  
        <button onclick="Geeks()">
            Click it
        </button>
  
        <p id="gfg" 
           style="color:green;
                  font-size:25px;">
      </p>
    </center>
    <script>
        function Geeks() {
  
            // Accessing Object element. 
            var x =
                document.getElementById(
                    "myobject").name = "Obj1";
  
            document.getElementById(
                "gfg").innerHTML = 
              "The value of the name attribute"+
              " was changed to " + x;
        }
    </script>
  
</body>
  
</html>

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Output:
Before Clicking On Button:

After Clicking On Button:

Supported Browsers:

  • Google Chrome
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Edge
  • Opera
  • Safari


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