onmouseout event

Fires when the user moves the mouse pointer outside the boundaries of the object.

Syntax

HTML Attribute <element onmouseout = "handler(event)">
Event Property object.onmouseout = handler;
attachEvent Method object.attachEvent("onmouseout", handler)
addEventListener Method object.addEventListener("mouseout", handler, useCapture)

Event information

Synchronous No
Bubbles Yes
Cancelable No

Event handler parameters

  • pEvtObj [in]
    Type: [IHTMLEventObj](aa703876(v=vs.85).md)

Standards information

Remarks

When the user moves the mouse over an object, one HTMLFormElementEvents2::onmouseover event occurs, followed by one or more HTMLFormElementEvents2::onmousemove events as the user moves the mouse pointer within the object. One HTMLFormElementEvents2::onmouseout event occurs when the user moves the mouse pointer out of the object.

Initiates any action associated with this event.

To invoke this event, do one of the following:

  • Move the mouse pointer out of an object.

See also

Reference

HTMLFormElementEvents2::onmousewheel

HTMLFormElementEvents2::onmousedown

HTMLFormElementEvents2::onmousemove

HTMLFormElementEvents2::onmouseover

HTMLFormElementEvents2::onmouseup

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