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onstop event

Fires when the user clicks the Stop button or leaves the document.


HTML Attribute <element onstop = "handler(event)">
Event Property object.onstop = handler;
attachEvent Method object.attachEvent("onstop", handler)
addEventListener Method object.addEventListener("stop", handler, useCapture)


Event information



Event handler parameters

pEvtObj [in]

Type: IHTMLEventObj

Standards information

There are no standards that apply here.


The HTMLDocumentEvents2::onstop event fires after the HTMLWindowEvents::onbeforeunload event, and before the HTMLWindowEvents::onunload event.

Initiates any action associated with this event.

To invoke this event, do one of the following:

  • Click the Stop button.
  • Leave the document.

The pEvtObj parameter is required for the following interfaces: