onClick( )

Adds an event handler that runs when the element is clicked.

An element receives a click event when a user clicks on the element and releases.

When a user double-clicks an element, two click events are fired before a doubleClick event is also fired.

You can also define an event handler using the Properties and Events panel.

Properties and Events panel

This will automatically add the required code for the selected element and event:


Note: Do not use the Editor Link panel to redirect on click when a link is already defined using the onClick() function. To avoid unpredictable behavior, remove the link from the Editor Link panel.

Method Declaration
Method Parameters

handler(): void The name of the function or the function expression to run when the element is clicked.

Return Type:Element
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