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Summary

Sets or retrieves the status of the script.


Applies to  ?

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Notes

Remarks

Using the attribute at design time can improve the download performance of a document because the client does not need to parse and execute the script and can continue downloading and parsing the document instead.

Issues

IE<10 may interleave execution of scripts. Discussion on Github.

Combining scrips both standard and with defer that depend on each other. Discussion on Github.


See also

Other articles

http://caniuse.com/#feat=script-defer

Related pages (MSDN)

  • script

Attribution

This article contains content originally from external sources.

Portions of this content come from the Microsoft Developer Network: [Windows Internet Explorer API reference Article]