HTML: The Markup Language

deldeleted text # T

The del element represents a range of text that has been deleted from a document.

Permitted content #

Permitted attributes #

Descriptions for attributes specific to this element #

cite = URI
The address of a document that explains why the text was deleted.
datetime = date-time
The time and date when the text was deleted.

Tag omission #

A del element must have both a start tag and an end tag.

Permitted parent elements #

any element that can contain phrasing elements, any element that can contain flow elements

DOM interface #

interface HTMLModElement : HTMLElement {
           attribute DOMString cite;
           attribute DOMString dateTime;

Typical default display properties #

del {
text-decoration: line-through; }