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HTML | DOM readyState Property

  • Difficulty Level : Basic
  • Last Updated : 25 Jul, 2019

The readyState property in HTML is used to return the loading status of the current document. This property is used for read-only.


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Return Value: It returns a string value which is used to define the status of the current document. The one of five status are listed below:

  • uninitialized: Process does not started loading.
  • loading: Process is loading.
  • loaded: Process has been loaded.
  • interactive: Process loading is enough to interact with the user.
  • complete: Process fully loaded.


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


Supported Browsers: The browser supported by DOM readyState Property are listed below:

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

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