When a variable or function not previously defined is used, this means that the property or method of the window is being used.
window.alert("Oh, no!"); // same as alert("Oh, no!");
Most properties are read only.
|document||Returns a reference to the document that the window contains.|
|fullscreen||Indicates whether the window is displayed in full screen mode or not.
|history||Reference to the History object, which provides an interface for manipulating the browser session history (pages visited in the tab or frame that the current page is loaded in).|
|location||Reference to the Location object with information about the current location of the document.
|navigator||Reference to the Navigator object, that contains information about the visitor's browser.|
|frames||Array of frames. Each item represents the window object corresponding to the given frame's or iframe's content. In other words window.frames is the same thing as document.getElementsByTagName("iframe").contentWindow.|
|parent||Reference to the parent of the current window or subframe. If a window does not have a parent, its parent property is a reference to itself.|
|top||The topmost window in the hierarchy of window objects. This property is especially useful when you are dealing with a window that is in a subframe of a parent or parents, and you want to get to the top-level frameset.|
|status||The text in the statusbar at the bottom of the browser.|
|name||Name of the window.|
|innerWidth||The width of the content area of the browser window including, if rendered, the vertical scrollbar.|
|innerHeight||The height of the content area of the browser window including, if rendered, the horizontal scrollbar.|
|open(url, windowName, [windowFeatures])||Loads the specified resource into the browsing context (window, frame or tab) with the specified name.
If the name doesn't exist, then a new window is opened and the specified resource is loaded into its browsing context.
|close()||Closes the current window, or the window on which it was called.|
|alert(msg)||Displays an alert dialog with the optional specified content and an OK button.
|print()||Opens the Print Dialog to print the current document.|
|Displays a dialog with an optional message prompting the user to input some text.
|confirm(message)||Displays a modal dialog with an optional message and two buttons: OK and Cancel.
|Moves the current window by a specified amount.
|moveTo(x,y)||Moves the current window to the specified coordinates.
|resizeBy(dx, dy)||Resizes the current window by a specified amount.
|resizeTo(w,h)||Resizes the window.
|scroll(x,y)||Scrolls the window to a particular place in the document.
|scroll(options)||Scrolls the window to a particular place in the document.
|scrollBy(dx, dy)||Scrolls the document in the window by the given amount.
|scrollBy(options)||Scrolls the document in the window by the given amount.