Client-Side JavaScript Guide

This free online book explains how to use core and client-side JavaScript for version 1.3. JavaScript is Netscape’s cross-platform, object-based scripting language for client and server applications. This book explains everything you need to know to begin using core and client-side JavaScript.


This book assumes you have the following basic background: A general understanding of the Internet and the World Wide Web (WWW). Good working knowledge of HyperText Markup Language (HTML). Some programming experience with a language such as C or Visual Basic is useful, but not required.

Table of Contents

  • JavaScript Overview
  • Values, Variables, and Literals
  • Expressions and Operators
  • Regular Expressions
  • Statements
  • Functions
  • Working with Objects
  • Details of the Object Model
  • Embedding JavaScript in HTML
  • Handling Events
  • Using Navigator Objects
  • Using Windows and Frames
  • JavaScript Security
  • LiveConnect Overview
  • LiveAudio and LiveConnect

Book Details

Author(s): Netscape Communications Corporation
Format(s): HTML
Link: Read online.

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