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HTML element: <script>

Availability

Partial support as of BlackBerry® Device Software version 4.0.

Full support as of BlackBerry Device Software version 4.6.

The <script> element defines a script, such as a JavaScript®. The script may be enclosed within the element, or may reference an external script.

Differences between HTML, XHTML, and XHTML-MP

The language attribute is deprecated in HTML 4.01. XHTML (strict) does not support the language attribute.

XHTML-MP does not support the <script> element.

Attributes

Attribute

Value(s)

Description

Supported in

charset

charset

This attribute specifies the character encoding used in the script.

4.6 or later

defer

When specified, this attribute indicates that the script does not generate any document content.

4.6 or later

language

script_language

Deprecated. This attribute specifies the scripting language.

4.6 or later

src

URL

This attribute specifies the URI where an external script document is located.

4.6 or later

type

text/emcascript

text/javascript

application/ecmascript

application/javascript

Required. This attribute specifies the MIME type of the script.

4.6 or later

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