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

Syntax

string = HTMLFormElement.target
HTMLFormElement.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 AndroidSafari on iOSSamsung Internet
targetChrome Full support YesEdge Full support 12Firefox Full support YesIE ? Opera Full support YesSafari Full support YesWebView Android Full support YesChrome Android Full support YesEdge Mobile ? Firefox Android Full support YesOpera Android Full support YesSafari iOS Full support YesSamsung Internet Android Full support Yes

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