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HTML element: <body>

Availability

Partial support as of BlackBerry® Device Software version 3.2.

Full support as of BlackBerry Device Software version 4.6.

The <body> element defines the page body, which contains all the renderable content.

Differences between HTML, XHTML, and XHTML-MP

The presentation attributes of the <body> are deprecated in HTML 4.01. Use styles instead.

XHTML (strict) and XHTML-MP do not support these presentation attributes.

Attributes

Attribute

Value(s)

Description

Supported in

background

URI

Deprecated. This attribute defines an image used as the background.

4.0 or later

bgcolor

color

Deprecated. This attribute defines the background color for the page body.

4.0 or later

link

color

Deprecated. This attribute defines the color of unvisited links.

4.0 or later

text

color

Deprecated. This attribute defines the color of the body text.

4.0 or later

Common attributes

The <body> element supports the following common attributes:

  • class
  • dir
  • id
  • lang
  • style
  • title

4.0 or later

Event attributes

The <body> element supports the following events:

  • onblur
  • onclick
  • onfocus
  • onkeydown
  • onkeypress
  • onkeyup
  • onmousedown
  • onmousemove
  • onmouseout
  • onmouseover
  • onmouseup

4.0 or later

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