HTML <form> Tag

HTML <form> Tag

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<form> Tag

Form tag <form> is used to create a form for user input.

Some of the form tags(tags we can use inside the form tag) are :
<input>, <textarea>, <button>, <option>, <select>, <optgroup>, <fieldset>, <label>, <output> tag.




<!DOCTYPE html>
    <title>Form Tag</title>
      First name :
      <input type = "text" value = "" maxlength = "50"><br>
      Last name :
      <input type = "text" value = "" maxlength = "50"><br>
      <button type = "submit">Submit</button>


First name :
Last name :

Specific Attribute

Attribute Value Description
accept MIME-type Specifies a comma-seperated list of content types that server accepts
accept-charset charset list Specifies a list of character encodings that the server accepts
action URL Specifies a URI/URL of the back-end script that will process the form
autocomplete on
Specifies whether the form should have autocomplete on or off
enctype minetypes Used to encode the content of the form
method get
Specifies the HTTP method to used when the form is submitted
name form name Defines a unique name for the form
nonvalidate nonvalidate Specifies that theform should not be validated when submitted
target _blank
Specifies where to open the target URL
_blank = the target URL will open in a new window.
_self = the target URL will open in the same frame as it was clicked.
_parent = the target URL will open in the parent frameset.
_top = the target URL will open in the full body of the window

Global Attribute

Form Tag support all the global attributes of HTML.

Event Attribute

Form Tag support all the event attributes of HTML.

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