HTML DOM Input DatetimeLocal step Property

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The HTML DOM Input DatetimeLocal step property determines the legal intervals for seconds or milliseconds.

Syntax

Following is the syntax −

  • Returning number value
inputDatetimeLocalObject.step
  • Setting step attribute to a number value
inputDatetimeLocalObject.step = number

Parameters

Parameter number values −

ValueDescription
secondsvalid values constitute of those numbers that divide 60 perfectly (eg: 10,15,20)
millisecondsvalid values start with “.” and divide 1000 perfectly (eg: .10, .20, .01)

Example

Let us see an example of Input DatetimeLocal step property −

 Live Demo

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
<title>Input DatetimeLocal step</title>
<style>
   form {
      width:70%;
      margin: 0 auto;
      text-align: center;
   }
   * {
      padding: 2px;
      margin:5px;
   }
   input[type="button"] {
      border-radius: 10px;
   }
</style>
</head>
<body>
<form>
<fieldset>
<legend>Datetime-Local-step</legend>
<label for="datetimeLocalSelect">Local Date Time :
<input type="datetime-local" id="datetimeLocalSelect" step="2">
</label>
<input type="button" onclick="changeStep('10')" value="Step Seconds to 10">
<input type="button" onclick="changeStep('.10')" value="Step milliseconds to .10">
<div id="divDisplay"></div>
</fieldset>
</form>
<script>
   var divDisplay = document.getElementById("divDisplay");
   var inputDatetimeLocal = document.getElementById("datetimeLocalSelect");
   function changeStep(myStep) {
      inputDatetimeLocal.step = myStep;
      if(inputDatetimeLocal.step.indexOf('.') === -1)
         divDisplay.textContent = 'Seconds step: '+inputDatetimeLocal.step;
      else
         divDisplay.textContent = 'Milli-seconds step: '+inputDatetimeLocal.step;
   }
</script>
</body>
</html>

Output

This will produce the following output −

Clicking “Step Seconds to 10” button

Clicking “Step millseconds to .10” button −

raja
Published on 24-Jul-2019 12:39:33
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