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Index Prompt

HTML 4.01 Element Reference

By Lee Underwood

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Name: Index Prompt

<isindex>

Description: Inserts a single-line text input field into a document.

Browser Compatibility: NN: 1.0+ / IE: 2.0+ / Opera: 4+

Attributes:
  • class
  • dir
  • href
  • id
  • lang
  • prompt*
  • style
  • title

* Deprecated

Code Example:

<isindex prompt="keyword search" action="/cgi-bin/searcg.pl">

Comments: This element has been deprecated. The <input> element should be used to create text input controls.

XHTML Notes: Because it is an empty element, the XHTML 1.0 specification requires a trailing slash: <isindex />




Created: March 15, 2005

URL: http://webreference.com/html/reference/specs/