The HTMLFormElement.target property represents the target of the action (i.e., the frame to render its output in).

Syntax

string = form.target
form.target = string

Example

myForm.target = document.frames[1].name;

Specification

HTML 5, Section 4.10.19.6, Form submission

DOM Level 2 HTML: target

Browser compatibility

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ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge MobileFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidiOS SafariSamsung 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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