HTML: The Markup Language Reference

paraminitialization parameters for plugins # T

The param element defines parameters for plugins invoked by object elements.

Permitted contents #

empty (void element)

Permitted attributes #

global attributes
Any attributes permitted globally.
name = string #
The name of the parameter.
value = string #
The value of the parameter.

Additional constraints and admonitions #

Tag omission #

The param element is a void element. A param element must have a start tag but must not have an end tag.

Permitted parent elements #


DOM interface #

interface HTMLParamElement : HTMLElement {
           attribute DOMString name;
           attribute DOMString value;

Typical default display properties #

param {
display: none; }