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 HTMLElementEvents2::onmouseover event occurs, followed by one or more HTMLElementEvents2::onmousemove events as the user moves the mouse pointer within the object. One HTMLElementEvents2::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

HTMLElementEvents2::onmousewheel

HTMLElementEvents2::onmousedown

HTMLElementEvents2::onmousemove

HTMLElementEvents2::onmouseover

HTMLElementEvents2::onmouseup

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