HTML: The Markup Language Reference

inputinput control CHANGED # T

The input element is a multipurpose element for representing input controls.

The details of the input element are described in the following sections:

An input element with no type attribute specified represents the same thing as an input element with its type attribute set to "text".

Changes in HTML5 #

Several new input element types have been added, and several new attributes are now allowed on the element.