HTML list Attribute

HTML list Attribute: The HTML list attribute defines the <datalist> element which contains the pre-defined options for an <input> element.



HTML list Attribute

The HTML list attribute can be applied to <input> element.

Syntax: <input list=”name”>

Browser Support

The HTML list attribute can be applied to the following browsers:

  • Chrome-20.0
  • Firefox-4.0
  • Internet Explorer-10.0
  • Opera-9.6
  • Safari-not supported

Example: for HTML list Attribute

<!DOCTYPE html>  
<html>  
    <head>  
        <title>HTML list Attribute</title>  
    </head>  
      
    <body>  
        <h1 style = "color:green">HTML list 

Attribute</h1> 
          
        <form action="">  
            <label>Your Cars Name: </label>  
            <input list="cars">  
            <datalist id="cars">  
                <option value="BMW"/>  
                <option value="Bentley"/>  
                <option value="Mercedes"/>  
                <option value="Audi"/>  
                <option value="Volkswagen"/>  
            </datalist>  
        </form>  
    </body>  
</html>

Output:

HTML list attribute

Example 2

<!DOCTYPE html>  
<html>  
    <head>  
        <title>Datalist Tag</title>  
    </head>  
      
    <body style = "text-align:center">  
        <h1 style = "color:green">HTML list Attribute</h1> 
  
        <form action="">  
            <label>Your Cars Name: </label>  
            <input list="cars" id="carsInput">  
            <datalist id="cars">  
                <option value="BMW"/>  
                <option value="Bentley"/>  
                <option value="Mercedes"/>  
                <option value="Audi"/>  
                <option value="Volkswagen"/>  
            </datalist>  
              
            <button onclick="geek()" type="button"> 
                Click Here 
            </button>  
        </form>  
          
        <p id="output"></p>  
          
        <script type="text/javascript">  
            function geek(){  
                var o1 = document.getElementById("carsInput").value;  
                  
                document.getElementById("output").innerHTML = "You select "  
                    + o1 + " option";  
            }  
        </script>  
    </body>  
</html>

Output:

HTML list attribute input element