The XML OM uses the W3C standard document object model
Developers gain access to E3's capabilities through its support for the Web-standard Document Object Model
(DOM) Application Programming Interface (API).
On the client, a scripted page has relationships with the browser itself (via the Document Object Model
or DOM(6)) and with any Java Applets, ActiveX controls or plug-ins the page specifies.
XHTML documents can also run processes (scripts and applets) that are based on the HTML Document Object Model
(DOM) or the XML DOM.
SMIL's critics say it overlaps and even conflicts with existing standards, including HTML 4.0, Dynamic HTML, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) and in particular, the Document Object Model
"We have made some improvements in IE9, which now scores 32 out of 100." IE8, he said, scored 24 out of a possible 100.<p>The Acid3 benchmark checks how closely a browser follows certain standards, particularly specifications for Web 2.0 applications, as well as standards related to DOM (Document Object Model
), CSS2 (Cascading Style Sheets) and SVG (Scalable Vector Graphics).<p>Other browsers, however, have long been able to max out on the Acid3 test.
, XMLHttpRequest, and data formats.
In addition to the XML tests, NIST computer scientists have released software tests for the Document Object Model
. The DOM is an application programming interface for XML and HTML that lets people or computers dynamically access and update web pages.
On November 15, working drafts were released for Canonical XML, Synchronized Multimedia Integration Language (SMIL--pronounced "smile" and code-named SMIL Boston), and the SMIL Document Object Model
. Finally, on November 16, the consortium released two specifications, XSL Transformations (XSLT) and XML Path Language (XPath), as recommendations.
NET Reader has an intuitive document object model
, which allows a developer to read DOC, DOCX or RTF document, get document content and formatting styles, fonts, colors, borders etc.
The company maintains that IE 5 is the only shipping browser to offer complete support for XML 1.0, not to mention the Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL), the Document Object Model
(DOM) and the Namespaces Recommendation.