HTML progress Tag

HTML<progress>Tag: The HTML<progress> tag specifies the progress of a task. It also defines how much work is done and how much is left to download things. And it is not used to represent the disk space or relevant query.


This HTML progress tag supports both the global and the event attributes.

Syntax: <progress> Text</progress>


The HTML  progress tag consists of two attributes which are listed below:

max: It represents the total work is to be done for completing a task.
value: It represents the amount of work is already completed.

Browser compatibility

The HTML<progress> tag is supported by different types of browsers.

  • Chrome-8.0
  • Firefox-16.0
  • Opera-11.0
  • Safari-6.0
  • Internet Explorer-10.0


<!DOCTYPE html>
Downloading ....<br>
<progress value="22" max="100">


HTML progress tag

Attributes that are supported by the <progress> tag

Attribute Value Description
max number Specifies how much work the task requires in total
value number Specifies how much of the task has been completed