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The getTargetRanges() property of the InputEvent interface returns an array of static ranges that will be affected by a change to the DOM if the input event is not canceled.


var staticRanges[] = inputEvent.getTargetRanges()



Return value

An array of StaticRange objects.


Specification Status Comment
Input Events Level 2
The definition of 'getTargetRanges()' in that specification.
Working Draft Initial definition.

Browser Compatibility

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ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidSafari on iOSSamsung Internet
Chrome Full support 60Edge No support NoFirefox No support NoIE No support NoOpera Full support 47Safari Full support 10.1WebView Android Full support 60Chrome Android Full support 60Firefox Android No support NoOpera Android Full support 44Safari iOS Full support 10.1Samsung Internet Android Full support Yes


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Experimental. Expect behavior to change in the future.
Experimental. Expect behavior to change in the future.

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