org.w3c.dom.html2
Interface HTMLInputElement

All Superinterfaces:
Element, Node, HTMLElement

public interface HTMLInputElement
extends HTMLElement

Form control.Depending upon the environment in which the page is being viewed, the value property may be read-only for the file upload input type. For the "password" input type, the actual value returned may be masked to prevent unauthorized use. See the INPUT element definition in [HTML 4.01].

See also the Document Object Model (DOM) Level 2 HTML Specification.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

Field Summary
 
Fields inherited from interface org.w3c.dom.Node
ATTRIBUTE_NODE, CDATA_SECTION_NODE, COMMENT_NODE, DOCUMENT_FRAGMENT_NODE, DOCUMENT_NODE, DOCUMENT_POSITION_CONTAINED_BY, DOCUMENT_POSITION_CONTAINS, DOCUMENT_POSITION_DISCONNECTED, DOCUMENT_POSITION_FOLLOWING, DOCUMENT_POSITION_IMPLEMENTATION_SPECIFIC, DOCUMENT_POSITION_PRECEDING, DOCUMENT_TYPE_NODE, ELEMENT_NODE, ENTITY_NODE, ENTITY_REFERENCE_NODE, NOTATION_NODE, PROCESSING_INSTRUCTION_NODE, TEXT_NODE
 
Method Summary
 void blur()
          Removes keyboard focus from this element.
 void click()
          Simulate a mouse-click.
 void focus()
          Gives keyboard focus to this element.
 String getAccept()
          A comma-separated list of content types that a server processing this form will handle correctly.
 String getAccessKey()
          A single character access key to give access to the form control.
 String getAlign()
          Aligns this object (vertically or horizontally) with respect to its surrounding text.
 String getAlt()
          Alternate text for user agents not rendering the normal content of this element.
 boolean getChecked()
          When the type attribute of the element has the value "radio" or "checkbox", this represents the current state of the form control, in an interactive user agent.
 boolean getDefaultChecked()
          When type has the value "radio" or "checkbox", this represents the HTML checked attribute of the element.
 String getDefaultValue()
          When the type attribute of the element has the value "text", "file" or "password", this represents the HTML value attribute of the element.
 boolean getDisabled()
          The control is unavailable in this context.
 HTMLFormElement getForm()
          Returns the FORM element containing this control.
 int getMaxLength()
          Maximum number of characters for text fields, when type has the value "text" or "password".
 String getName()
          Form control or object name when submitted with a form.
 boolean getReadOnly()
          This control is read-only.
 int getSize()
          Size information.
 String getSrc()
          When the type attribute has the value "image", this attribute specifies the location of the image to be used to decorate the graphical submit button.
 int getTabIndex()
          Index that represents the element's position in the tabbing order.
 String getType()
          The type of control created (all lower case).
 String getUseMap()
          Use client-side image map.
 String getValue()
          When the type attribute of the element has the value "text", "file" or "password", this represents the current contents of the corresponding form control, in an interactive user agent.
 void select()
          Select the contents of the text area.
 void setAccept(String accept)
          A comma-separated list of content types that a server processing this form will handle correctly.
 void setAccessKey(String accessKey)
          A single character access key to give access to the form control.
 void setAlign(String align)
          Aligns this object (vertically or horizontally) with respect to its surrounding text.
 void setAlt(String alt)
          Alternate text for user agents not rendering the normal content of this element.
 void setChecked(boolean checked)
          When the type attribute of the element has the value "radio" or "checkbox", this represents the current state of the form control, in an interactive user agent.
 void setDefaultChecked(boolean defaultChecked)
          When type has the value "radio" or "checkbox", this represents the HTML checked attribute of the element.
 void setDefaultValue(String defaultValue)
          When the type attribute of the element has the value "text", "file" or "password", this represents the HTML value attribute of the element.
 void setDisabled(boolean disabled)
          The control is unavailable in this context.
 void setMaxLength(int maxLength)
          Maximum number of characters for text fields, when type has the value "text" or "password".
 void setName(String name)
          Form control or object name when submitted with a form.
 void setReadOnly(boolean readOnly)
          This control is read-only.
 void setSize(int size)
          Size information.
 void setSrc(String src)
          When the type attribute has the value "image", this attribute specifies the location of the image to be used to decorate the graphical submit button.
 void setTabIndex(int tabIndex)
          Index that represents the element's position in the tabbing order.
 void setType(String type)
          The type of control created (all lower case).
 void setUseMap(String useMap)
          Use client-side image map.
 void setValue(String value)
          When the type attribute of the element has the value "text", "file" or "password", this represents the current contents of the corresponding form control, in an interactive user agent.
 
Methods inherited from interface org.w3c.dom.html2.HTMLElement
getClassName, getDir, getId, getLang, getTitle, setClassName, setDir, setId, setLang, setTitle
 
Methods inherited from interface org.w3c.dom.Element
getAttribute, getAttributeNS, getAttributeNode, getAttributeNodeNS, getElementsByTagName, getElementsByTagNameNS, getSchemaTypeInfo, getTagName, hasAttribute, hasAttributeNS, removeAttribute, removeAttributeNS, removeAttributeNode, setAttribute, setAttributeNS, setAttributeNode, setAttributeNodeNS, setIdAttribute, setIdAttributeNS, setIdAttributeNode
 
Methods inherited from interface org.w3c.dom.Node
appendChild, cloneNode, compareDocumentPosition, getAttributes, getBaseURI, getChildNodes, getFeature, getFirstChild, getLastChild, getLocalName, getNamespaceURI, getNextSibling, getNodeName, getNodeType, getNodeValue, getOwnerDocument, getParentNode, getPrefix, getPreviousSibling, getTextContent, getUserData, hasAttributes, hasChildNodes, insertBefore, isDefaultNamespace, isEqualNode, isSameNode, isSupported, lookupNamespaceURI, lookupPrefix, normalize, removeChild, replaceChild, setNodeValue, setPrefix, setTextContent, setUserData
 



Method Detail

getDefaultValue

String getDefaultValue()
When the type attribute of the element has the value "text", "file" or "password", this represents the HTML value attribute of the element. The value of this attribute does not change if the contents of the corresponding form control, in an interactive user agent, changes. See the value attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

setDefaultValue

void setDefaultValue(String defaultValue)
When the type attribute of the element has the value "text", "file" or "password", this represents the HTML value attribute of the element. The value of this attribute does not change if the contents of the corresponding form control, in an interactive user agent, changes. See the value attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

getDefaultChecked

boolean getDefaultChecked()
When type has the value "radio" or "checkbox", this represents the HTML checked attribute of the element. The value of this attribute does not change if the state of the corresponding form control, in an interactive user agent, changes. See the checked attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

setDefaultChecked

void setDefaultChecked(boolean defaultChecked)
When type has the value "radio" or "checkbox", this represents the HTML checked attribute of the element. The value of this attribute does not change if the state of the corresponding form control, in an interactive user agent, changes. See the checked attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

getForm

HTMLFormElement getForm()
Returns the FORM element containing this control. Returns null if this control is not within the context of a form.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

getAccept

String getAccept()
A comma-separated list of content types that a server processing this form will handle correctly. See the accept attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

setAccept

void setAccept(String accept)
A comma-separated list of content types that a server processing this form will handle correctly. See the accept attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

getAccessKey

String getAccessKey()
A single character access key to give access to the form control. See the accesskey attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

setAccessKey

void setAccessKey(String accessKey)
A single character access key to give access to the form control. See the accesskey attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

getAlign

String getAlign()
Aligns this object (vertically or horizontally) with respect to its surrounding text. See the align attribute definition in HTML 4.01. This attribute is deprecated in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

setAlign

void setAlign(String align)
Aligns this object (vertically or horizontally) with respect to its surrounding text. See the align attribute definition in HTML 4.01. This attribute is deprecated in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

getAlt

String getAlt()
Alternate text for user agents not rendering the normal content of this element. See the alt attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

setAlt

void setAlt(String alt)
Alternate text for user agents not rendering the normal content of this element. See the alt attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

getChecked

boolean getChecked()
When the type attribute of the element has the value "radio" or "checkbox", this represents the current state of the form control, in an interactive user agent. Changes to this attribute change the state of the form control, but do not change the value of the HTML checked attribute of the INPUT element.During the handling of a click event on an input element with a type attribute that has the value "radio" or "checkbox", some implementations may change the value of this property before the event is being dispatched in the document. If the default action of the event is canceled, the value of the property may be changed back to its original value. This means that the value of this property during the handling of click events is implementation dependent.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

setChecked

void setChecked(boolean checked)
When the type attribute of the element has the value "radio" or "checkbox", this represents the current state of the form control, in an interactive user agent. Changes to this attribute change the state of the form control, but do not change the value of the HTML checked attribute of the INPUT element.During the handling of a click event on an input element with a type attribute that has the value "radio" or "checkbox", some implementations may change the value of this property before the event is being dispatched in the document. If the default action of the event is canceled, the value of the property may be changed back to its original value. This means that the value of this property during the handling of click events is implementation dependent.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

getDisabled

boolean getDisabled()
The control is unavailable in this context. See the disabled attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

setDisabled

void setDisabled(boolean disabled)
The control is unavailable in this context. See the disabled attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

getMaxLength

int getMaxLength()
Maximum number of characters for text fields, when type has the value "text" or "password". See the maxlength attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

setMaxLength

void setMaxLength(int maxLength)
Maximum number of characters for text fields, when type has the value "text" or "password". See the maxlength attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

getName

String getName()
Form control or object name when submitted with a form. See the name attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

setName

void setName(String name)
Form control or object name when submitted with a form. See the name attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

getReadOnly

boolean getReadOnly()
This control is read-only. Relevant only when type has the value "text" or "password". See the readonly attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

setReadOnly

void setReadOnly(boolean readOnly)
This control is read-only. Relevant only when type has the value "text" or "password". See the readonly attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

getSize

int getSize()
Size information. The precise meaning is specific to each type of field. See the size attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

setSize

void setSize(int size)
Size information. The precise meaning is specific to each type of field. See the size attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

getSrc

String getSrc()
When the type attribute has the value "image", this attribute specifies the location of the image to be used to decorate the graphical submit button. See the src attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

setSrc

void setSrc(String src)
When the type attribute has the value "image", this attribute specifies the location of the image to be used to decorate the graphical submit button. See the src attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

getTabIndex

int getTabIndex()
Index that represents the element's position in the tabbing order. See the tabindex attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

setTabIndex

void setTabIndex(int tabIndex)
Index that represents the element's position in the tabbing order. See the tabindex attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

getType

String getType()
The type of control created (all lower case). See the type attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

setType

void setType(String type)
The type of control created (all lower case). See the type attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

getUseMap

String getUseMap()
Use client-side image map. See the usemap attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

setUseMap

void setUseMap(String useMap)
Use client-side image map. See the usemap attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

getValue

String getValue()
When the type attribute of the element has the value "text", "file" or "password", this represents the current contents of the corresponding form control, in an interactive user agent. Changing this attribute changes the contents of the form control, but does not change the value of the HTML value attribute of the element. When the type attribute of the element has the value "button", "hidden", "submit", "reset", "image", "checkbox" or "radio", this represents the HTML value attribute of the element. See the value attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

setValue

void setValue(String value)
When the type attribute of the element has the value "text", "file" or "password", this represents the current contents of the corresponding form control, in an interactive user agent. Changing this attribute changes the contents of the form control, but does not change the value of the HTML value attribute of the element. When the type attribute of the element has the value "button", "hidden", "submit", "reset", "image", "checkbox" or "radio", this represents the HTML value attribute of the element. See the value attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

blur

void blur()
Removes keyboard focus from this element.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

focus

void focus()
Gives keyboard focus to this element.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

select

void select()
Select the contents of the text area. For INPUT elements whose type attribute has one of the following values: "text", "file", or "password".

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

click

void click()
Simulate a mouse-click. For INPUT elements whose type attribute has one of the following values: "button", "checkbox", "radio", "reset", or "submit".

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0





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