HTML DOM Figure Object

Figure Object

The Figure Object is new in HTML5.

The Figure object represents an HTML <figure> element.

Access a Figure Object

You can access a <figure> element by using getElementById():


var x = document.getElementById("myFigure");
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Create a Figure Object

You can create a <figure> element by using the document.createElement() method:


var x = document.createElement("FIGURE");
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Standard Properties and Events

The Figure object also supports the standard properties and events.

Related Pages

HTML reference: HTML <figure> tag