onmove event

[This documentation is preliminary and is subject to change.]

Fires when the object moves.


HTML Attribute <element onmove = "handler(event)">
Event Property object.onmove = handler;
attachEvent Method object.attachEvent("onmove", handler)

Standards information

There are no standards that apply here.

Event information

Synchronous No
Bubbles No
Cancelable No

Event handler parameters


This event can be bound to relatively positioned elements as well as absolutely positioned elements.

This event does not fire when it is bound to an object inside a container object that moves.

Calls the associated event handler if there is one.

To invoke this event, do one of the following:

  • Change the absolute position of the object.

The pEvtObj parameter is required for the following interfaces:



Build date: 1/23/2012