HTMLOptGroupElement

The HTMLOptGroupElement interface provides special properties and methods (beyond the regular HTMLElement object interface they also have available to them by inheritance) for manipulating the layout and presentation of <optgroup> elements.

Properties

Inherits properties from its parent, HTMLElement.

HTMLOptGroupElement.disabled
Is a boolean representing whether or not the whole list of children <option> is disabled (true) or not (false).
HTMLOptGroupElement.label
Is a DOMString representing the label for the group.

Methods

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

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
HTML Living Standard
The definition of 'HTMLOptgroupElement' in that specification.
Living Standard  
HTML5
The definition of 'HTMLOptGroupElement' in that specification.
Recommendation No change from Document Object Model (DOM) Level 2 HTML Specification.
Document Object Model (DOM) Level 2 HTML Specification
The definition of 'HTMLOptGroupElement' in that specification.
Obsolete No change from Document Object Model (DOM) Level 1 Specification.
Document Object Model (DOM) Level 1 Specification
The definition of 'HTMLOptGroupElement' in that specification.
Obsolete Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

FeatureChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafari
Basic support Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
disabled Yes12 Yes Yes Yes Yes
label Yes12 Yes Yes Yes Yes
FeatureAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge mobileFirefox for AndroidOpera AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
disabled Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
label Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

See also

  • The HTML element implementing this interface: <optgroup>.

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