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    HTMLMetaElement

    The HTMLMetaElement interface contains descriptive metadata about a document. Itt inherits all of the properties and methods described in the HTMLElement interface.

    Properties

    Inherits properties from its parent, HTMLElement.

    HTMLMetaElement.content
    Gets or sets the value of meta-data property.
    HTMLMetaElement.httpEquiv
    Gets or sets the name of an HTTP response header to define for a document.
    HTMLMetaElement.name
    Gets or sets the name of a meta-data property to define for a document.
    HTMLMetaElement.scheme
    Gets or sets the name of a scheme used to interpret the value of a meta-data property.

    Methods

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

    Specifications

    Specification Status Comment
    WHATWG HTML Living Standard
    The definition of 'HTMLMetaElement' in that specification.
    Living Standard No change from HTML5.
    HTML5
    The definition of 'HTMLMetaElement' in that specification.
    Recommendation The following property is now obsolete: scheme.
    Document Object Model (DOM) Level 2 HTML Specification
    The definition of 'HTMLMetaElement' in that specification.
    Recommendation No change from Document Object Model (DOM) Level 1 Specification.
    Document Object Model (DOM) Level 1 Specification
    The definition of 'HTMLMetaElement' in that specification.
    Recommendation Initial definition.

    Browser compatibility

    Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari (WebKit)
    Basic support (Yes) 1.0 (1.7 or earlier) (Yes) (Yes) (Yes)
    Feature Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Phone Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
    Basic support (Yes) 1.0 (1.0) (Yes) (Yes) (Yes)

    See also

    • The HTML element implementing this interface: <meta>

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