The HTML Attribute reference

"readonly" - html Attribute

  • Specifies whether the control can be modified by the user.
  • When set for a form control, this boolean attribute prohibits changes to the control.

Value(s): readonly
Used in the element(s):
Elements Description
input This element defines a form control for the user to enter input.
textarea This element is used in forms to get multiple lines of text from the user.

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