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
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.
Obsolete No change from Document Object Model (DOM) Level 1 Specification.
Document Object Model (DOM) Level 1 Specification
The definition of 'HTMLPreElement' in that specification.
Obsolete Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

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

See also

  • The HTML element implementing this interface: <pre>

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