The HTMLFormElement.acceptCharset property represents a list of the supported character encodings for the given FORM element. This list can be comma- or space-separated.

Syntax

var string = form.acceptCharset;
form.acceptCharset = string;

Example

inputs = document.forms['myform'].acceptCharset;

Specification

HTML 5, Section 4.10.3: The Form Element

DOM Level 2 HTML: acceptCharset

Browser compatibility

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ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge MobileFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidSafari on iOSSamsung Internet
Basic supportChrome Full support YesEdge ? Firefox Full support YesIE ? Opera Full support YesSafari ? WebView Android ? Chrome Android Full support YesEdge Mobile ? Firefox Android Full support YesOpera Android Full support YesSafari iOS ? Samsung Internet Android ?

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