The HTMLBRElement interface represents a HTML line break element (<br>). It inherits from HTMLElement.

Properties

Inherits properties from its parent, HTMLElement.

HTMLBRElement.clear
Is a DOMString indicating the flow of text around floating objects.

Methods

No specific method; inherits methods from its parent, HTMLElement.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
HTML Living Standard
The definition of 'HTMLBRElement' in that specification.
Living Standard No change from HTML5
HTML5
The definition of 'HTMLBRElement' in that specification.
Recommendation No change from Document Object Model (DOM) Level 2 HTML Specification
Document Object Model (DOM) Level 2 HTML Specification
The definition of 'HTMLBRElement' in that specification.
Obsolete No change from Document Object Model (DOM) Level 1 Specification.
Document Object Model (DOM) Level 1 Specification
The definition of 'HTMLBRElement' in that specification.
Obsolete Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

FeatureChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafari
Basic support1 Yes1 Yes Yes Yes
clear1121 Yes Yes Yes
FeatureAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge mobileFirefox for AndroidOpera AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support ? Yes Yes4 Yes Yes Yes
clear ? Yes Yes4 Yes Yes Yes

See also

  • HTML element implementing this interface: <br>

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