HTML | DOM Object type Property

The HTML | DOM Object type Property is used to set or return the value of a type attribute of a <object> element. The type attribute is used to specify the Internet type of MIME type of the Object.


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

Property Values: It contains the value i.e media_type which specify the Internet media type of the embedded file.

Return Value: It returns a string value which represents the Internet media type of the embedded file.

Example: This Example returns a type Property.





<!DOCTYPE html>
        <object id="myobject" 
        <h2>DOM Object type Property</h2>
        <p>Click the button to get the
          height of the embedded file.</p>
        <button onclick="Geeks()">
            Click it
        <p id="gfg"
        function Geeks() {
            // Accessing Object element. 
            var x =
                "gfg").innerHTML = x;


Before Clicking On Button:

After Clicking On Button:

Supported Browsers:

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

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