org.w3c.dom.html2
Interface HTMLFormElement

All Superinterfaces:
Element, Node, HTMLElement

public interface HTMLFormElement
extends HTMLElement

The FORM element encompasses behavior similar to a collection and an element. It provides direct access to the contained form controls as well as the attributes of the form element. See the FORM 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
 String getAcceptCharset()
          List of character sets supported by the server.
 String getAction()
          Server-side form handler.
 HTMLCollection getElements()
          Returns a collection of all form control elements in the form.
 String getEnctype()
          The content type of the submitted form, generally "application/x-www-form-urlencoded".
 int getLength()
          The number of form controls in the form.
 String getMethod()
          HTTP method [IETF RFC 2616] used to submit form.
 String getName()
          Names the form.
 String getTarget()
          Frame to render the resource in.
 void reset()
          Restores a form element's default values.
 void setAcceptCharset(String acceptCharset)
          List of character sets supported by the server.
 void setAction(String action)
          Server-side form handler.
 void setEnctype(String enctype)
          The content type of the submitted form, generally "application/x-www-form-urlencoded".
 void setMethod(String method)
          HTTP method [IETF RFC 2616] used to submit form.
 void setName(String name)
          Names the form.
 void setTarget(String target)
          Frame to render the resource in.
 void submit()
          Submits the form.
 
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

getElements

HTMLCollection getElements()
Returns a collection of all form control elements in the form.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

getLength

int getLength()
The number of form controls in the form.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

getName

String getName()
Names the form.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

setName

void setName(String name)
Names the form.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

getAcceptCharset

String getAcceptCharset()
List of character sets supported by the server. See the accept-charset attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

setAcceptCharset

void setAcceptCharset(String acceptCharset)
List of character sets supported by the server. See the accept-charset attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

getAction

String getAction()
Server-side form handler. See the action attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

setAction

void setAction(String action)
Server-side form handler. See the action attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

getEnctype

String getEnctype()
The content type of the submitted form, generally "application/x-www-form-urlencoded". See the enctype attribute definition in HTML 4.01. The onsubmit even handler is not guaranteed to be triggered when invoking this method. The behavior is inconsistent for historical reasons and authors should not rely on a particular one.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

setEnctype

void setEnctype(String enctype)
The content type of the submitted form, generally "application/x-www-form-urlencoded". See the enctype attribute definition in HTML 4.01. The onsubmit even handler is not guaranteed to be triggered when invoking this method. The behavior is inconsistent for historical reasons and authors should not rely on a particular one.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

getMethod

String getMethod()
HTTP method [IETF RFC 2616] used to submit form. See the method attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

setMethod

void setMethod(String method)
HTTP method [IETF RFC 2616] used to submit form. See the method attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

getTarget

String getTarget()
Frame to render the resource in. See the target attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

setTarget

void setTarget(String target)
Frame to render the resource in. See the target attribute definition in HTML 4.01.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

submit

void submit()
Submits the form. It performs the same action as a submit button.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

reset

void reset()
Restores a form element's default values. It performs the same action as a reset button.

Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0





Copyright 1999-2011 Research In Motion Limited. 295 Phillip Street, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, N2L 3W8. All Rights Reserved.
Java is a trademark of Oracle America Inc. in the US and other countries.
Legal