The HTMLFormElement.method represents the HTTP method used to submit the form.

Syntax

string = form.method
form.method = string

Example

document.forms["myform"].method = "post";

Specification

HTML 5, Section 4.10.19.6, Form submission

DOM Level 2 HTML: method

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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