onlayoutcomplete event

[This documentation is preliminary and is subject to change.]

Fires when the print or print preview layout process finishes filling the current LayoutRect object with content from the source document.


HTML Attribute <element onlayoutcomplete = "handler(event)">
Event Property object.onlayoutcomplete = handler;
attachEvent Method object.attachEvent("onlayoutcomplete", handler)

Standards information

There are no standards that apply here.

Event information

Synchronous No
Bubbles No
Cancelable No

Event handler parameters


If the contentOverflow property on the event object is true when this event fires, the event handler should set the nextRect property in order to indicate the next LayoutRect to fill with the source document content.

Executes the script associated with this event.

To invoke this event, do one of the following:

  • Select the print or print preview option from the file menu of an application hosting MSHTML.

The pEvtObj parameter is required for the following interfaces:



Build date: 1/23/2012