jQuery event.type Property

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jQuery event.type Property

The jQuery event.type property returns which event type was triggered.

Example

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<!DOCTYPE html> <html lang="en-US"> <head> <script src="https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/3.5.1/jquery.min.js"></script> </head> <body> <h1>jQuery event.type Property</h1> <p>click dblclick mouseover on this paragraph</p> <p>Event Occured is <strong></strong></p> <script> $(document).ready(function(){ $("p").on("click dblclick mouseover", function(event){ $("strong").text(event.type); }); }); </script> </body> </html>

Syntax

event.type;

Return Value

Value Explanation
string Returns which event type was triggered.

Browser Support

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