AXIS Attribute | axis Property

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Sets or retrieves a comma-delimited list of conceptual categories associated with the object.


HTML<ELEMENT AXIS = sCategories... >
Scriptingobject.axis(v) [ = sCategories ]

Possible Values

sCategoriesString that specifies or receives a list of categories.

The property is read/write. The property has no default value.


This property can be used for rendering to non-visual media such as speech or Braille. It can also be used for querying cells that belong to certain categories or to generate a table of contents.

There is no functionality implemented for this property unless defined by the author.

Standards Information

This property is defined in HTML 4.0 Non-Microsoft link and is defined in World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Document Object Model (DOM) Level 1 Non-Microsoft link.

Applies To