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In this example, when the user clicks the text area, the alert displays the value "This is the value of a TEXTAREA".

<TEXTAREA onclick="alert(this.value)">
This is the value of a TEXTAREA.



Setting this property replaces any existing text in the element.


Standards information

See also

Related pages (MSDN)

  • textArea


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