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(Obsolete) Renders text between the start and end tags without interpreting the HTML in between and using a monospaced font. Non-conforming in HTML5. Use code or pre instead.

Overview Table

DOM Interface

The element is defined as a RAWTEXT element, and has special handling by a text/html parser for legacy reasons.



Use of this element is no longer recommended. Use the pre or samp element instead. HTML elements within an XMP element render as text, not as HTML-formatted elements.

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