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formTarget property

Overrides the target attribute on a form element.

This property is read/write.

HTML5 A vocabulary and associated APIs for HTML and XHTML, Section Internet Explorer 10



object.formTarget = sTarget
sTarget = object.formTarget


Property values

Type: DOMString

String containing one of the following values:

  • _blank - Submit form to a new window or tab.
  • _self - Submit form to the same frame or active window (default).
  • _parent - Submit form to a the immediate parent frame.
  • _top - Submit form to the topmost window.
  • name - Submit the form to a named frame.

Standards information

See also

input type=image