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.


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


inputs = document.forms["myform"].acceptCharset


HTML 5, Section 4.10.3: The Form Element

DOM Level 2 HTML: acceptCharset

Browser compatibility

FeatureChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafari
Basic support Yes ? Yes ? Yes ?
FeatureAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge mobileFirefox for AndroidOpera AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support ? Yes ? Yes Yes ? ?

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