ROWS Attribute | rows Property

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Sets or retrieves the frame heights of the object.


ScriptingFRAMESET.rows [ = sHeight ]

Possible Values

sHeightInteger that specifies or receives one of the following values.
heightInteger that specifies the frame height, in pixels.
percentageInteger, followed by a %. The value is a percentage of total available height.
height*Integer that specifies the frame height as a relative value. After allocating pixel or percentage values, the remaining space is divided among all relative-sized frames.

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


The number of comma-separated items is equal to the number of frames contained within the frameSet, while the value of each item determines the frame height.


This example defines a two-row frame, with the first occupying 40 percent of the available height and the second occupying the remaining 60 percent.

<FRAMESET ROWS="40%, 60%">

This example defines a four-row frame. The first is 50 pixels high and the fourth is 80 pixels high. The second occupies two-thirds of the remaining height, while the third occupies the final one-third of the remaining height.

<FRAMESET ROWS="50, 2*, *, 80">

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.

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