The HTMLLegendElement is an interface allowing to access properties of the <legend> elements. It inherits properties and methods from the HTMLElement interface.

EventTarget Node Element HTMLElement HTMLLegendElement

Instance properties

Inherits properties from its parent, HTMLElement.

HTMLLegendElement.align Deprecated

A string representing the alignment relative to the form set.

HTMLLegendElement.form Read only

A HTMLFormElement representing the form that this legend belongs to. If the legend has a fieldset element as its parent, then this attribute returns the same value as the form attribute on the parent fieldset element. Otherwise, it returns null.

Instance methods

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


HTML Standard
# htmllegendelement

Browser compatibility

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See also

  • The HTML element implementing this interface: <legend>