t:TIMESTARTRULE Attribute | timeStartRule Property (deprecated)

This page documents a feature of HTML+TIME 1.0, which was released in Microsoft® Internet Explorer 5. We recommend that you migrate your content to the latest version of HTML+TIME, which implements the SMIL 2.0 Working Draft. See the Introduction to HTML+TIME overview for more information.

Sets or gets the point at which the document timeline begins.


Scripting [ sAction = ] object.timeStartRule

Possible Values

sAction A String that specifies or receives the following value.
Default. Starts the document timeline after the document is fully loaded without waiting for any document-associated media. This value ties the start of the document timeline to the window.onload event.

The property is read/write. The property has a default value of onDocLoad.


Only the HTML BODY element supports this property.

Applies To

BODY, time

See Also

Introduction to HTML+TIME