screenY Property

Internet Development Index

Sets or retrieves the y-coordinate of the mouse pointer's position relative to the user's screen.


event.screenY [ = iSize ]

Possible Values

iSizeInteger that specifies or receives the y-coordinate, in pixels.

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

Expressions can be used in place of the preceding value(s), as of Microsoft® Internet Explorer 5. For more information, see About Dynamic Properties.


The property is read-only in Microsoft® Internet Explorer 4.0, and read/write in Internet Explorer 5 and later.

Standards Information

There is no public standard that applies to this property.

Applies To