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Summary

This article outlines the HTML attribute "size", which allows the user to specify a width in characters of an <input> element.


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The size attribute specifies the visible width, in characters, of an <input> element.

Note: The size attribute works with the following input types: text, search, tel, url, email, and password.

Tip: To specify the maximum number of characters allowed in the <input> element, use the maxlength attribute.

Examples

HTML

<form action="demo_form.asp">
  Email: <input type="text" name="email" size="35">
  PIN: <input type="text" name="pin" maxlength="4" size="4">
  <input type="submit" value="Submit"> </form>


Syntax

Standards information

Compatibility

Desktop

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari
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Mobile

Feature Android BlackBerry Chrome for mobile Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Mobile Opera Mobile Opera Mini Safari Mobile
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Attribution

This article contains content originally from external sources.

Portions of this content come from the Microsoft Developer Network: [Windows Internet Explorer API reference Article]