JavaScript element.shadowRoot Property

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JavaScript element.shadowRoot Property

The element.shadowRoot property returns the open shadow root that is hosted by the element, null if no open shadow root is present.

Note: This property is read-only.


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<!DOCTYPE html> <html> <body> <p>Check your console (Press F12)</p> <script> var x = document.getElementById("point"); var elem = document.createElement("h2"); var shadowRoot = elem.attachShadow({mode: "open"}); shadowRoot.innerHTML = '<div id="myShadowChild">content</div>'; console.log(elem.shadowRoot); </script> </body> </html>



Return Values

ObjectReturns the open shadow root that is hosted by the element.
nullIf no open shadow root is present.


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