January 29, 2001 - Inserting DOM Strings
January 29, 2001|
Inserting DOM Strings
Tips: January 2001
Yehuda Shiran, Ph.D.
insertData()method is one example. Operating on text nodes, it inserts a string to the text node data. You can specify the offset at which to insert, and the data to insert. Here is its syntax:
offset is a long integer value indicating the offset, in characters, from the beginning of the string, where to insert the new string.
data is the string to insert.
Let's create a text node at the
document level. We put the following line in the header of this tip:
and then let's insert
" at offset 15.
Click this button to make it happen in Netscape 7. Clicking in Internet Explorer
6 will also work.
Here is the definition of this button: