HTMLLabelElement

The HTMLLabelElement interface gives access to properties specific to <label> elements. It inherits methods and properties from the base HTMLElement interface.

Properties

Inherits properties from its parent, HTMLElement.

HTMLLabelElement.control Read only
Is a HTMLElement representing the control with which the label is associated.
HTMLLabelElement.form Read only
Is a HTMLFormElement object representing the form with which the labeled control is associated, or null if there is no associated control, or if that control isn't associated with a form. In other words, this is just a shortcut for HTMLLabelElement.control.form.
HTMLLabelElement.htmlFor
Is a string containing the ID of the labeled control. This reflects the for attribute.

Methods

No specific methods; inherits methods from its parent, HTMLElement.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
HTML Living Standard
The definition of 'HTMLLabelElement' in that specification.
Living Standard
HTML5
The definition of 'HTMLLabelElement' in that specification.
Recommendation The property accessKey is now defined on HTMLElement.
The following property has been added: control.
Document Object Model (DOM) Level 2 HTML Specification
The definition of 'HTMLLabelElement' in that specification.
Obsolete No change from Document Object Model (DOM) Level 1 Specification.
Document Object Model (DOM) Level 1 Specification
The definition of 'HTMLLabelElement' in that specification.
Obsolete Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

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See also