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HTML DOM Window name Property

Last Updated : 15 Jun, 2023
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The Window name property is used for setting or returning the name of a window. It is generally used to modify the name of a window which has been created in the past. It returns a string which represents the name of the window.

Return Value: It returns a string value that represents window name.

Below program illustrates the Window name Property :
Returning the name of a window. 


<!DOCTYPE html>
      Window name Property in HTML
        h1 {
            color: green;
        h2 {
            font-family: Impact;
        body {
            text-align: center;
    <h2>Window name Property</h2>
      For returning the name of the window,
      double click the "Check Name" button:
    <button ondblclick="fname()">Check Name</button>
    <! defines the name of the window -->
    <!-- property print the name of that window -->
        function fname() {
            var w ="","My Window",
                       "width=400, height=400");
            w.document.write("The name of the window is : "


After clicking the button 

Supported Browsers: the browser supported by HTML | Window name Property are listed below: 

  • Google Chrome 1 and above
  • Edge 12 and above
  • Internet Explorer 4 and above
  • Firefox 1 and above
  • Opera 12.1 and above
  • Safari 1 and above


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