Fires when the user moves the mouse pointer outside the boundaries of the object.
This example uses the onmouseout event to apply a new style to an object.
<body> <p onmouseout="this.style.color='black';" onmouseover="this.style.color='red';"> Move the mouse pointer over this text to change its color. Move the pointer off the text to change the color back. </p> </body>
This example shows how to swap images on mouse events.
When the user moves the mouse over an object, one onmouseover event occurs, followed by one or more onmousemove events as the user moves the mouse pointer within the object. One 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.
- HTML 4.01 Specification, Section 18.2.3
Event handler parameters
- pEvtObj [in]
- Type: ****IHTMLEventObj****