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Getter

Defines code which is called to retrieve the value of a property. The code should return the value of the property.

More information about getter

Example:

    <property name="time">
      <getter>
       <![CDATA[
        var hour=this.getAttribute("hour");
        var minute=this.getAttribute("minute");
        var second=this.getAttribute("second");
        return hour + ":" + minute + ":" + second;
       ]]>
      </getter>
    </property>

Attributes:

id

Attributes:

id

Type: element id, must be unique in the window

A unique identifier so that you can identify the getter with. You can use this as a parameter to getElementById and other DOM functions and to reference the element in style sheets.