onmousewheel event

Fires when the wheel button is rotated.

Syntax

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

Event information

Synchronous No
Bubbles Yes
Cancelable Yes

Event handler parameters

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

Standards information

There are no standards that apply here.

Remarks

HTMLFormElementEvents2::onmousewheel was introduced in Microsoft Internet Explorer 6

Scrolls the page up or down.

To invoke this event, do one of the following:

  • Rotate the wheel button.

See also

Reference

HTMLFormElementEvents2::onscroll

HTMLFormElementEvents2::onmousemove

HTMLFormElementEvents2::onmousedown

HTMLFormElementEvents2::onmouseout

HTMLFormElementEvents2::onmouseover

HTMLFormElementEvents2::onmouseup