HTMLPreElement

The HTMLPreElement interface expose specific properties and methods (beyond those defined by regular HTMLElement interface it also has available to it by inheritance) for manipulating block of preformatted text.

Properties

Inherits properties from its parent, HTMLElement.

HTMLPreElement.width
Is a long value reflecting the obsolete width attribute, containing a fixed-size length for the <pre> element.

Methods

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

Specifications

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

Browser compatibility

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

See also

  • The HTML element implementing this interface: <pre>

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