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big

Deprecated

Summary

The big element (<big>) indicates that the enclosed text should be display in a larger font size than surrounding text. This element is considered obsolete in HTML5. Use CSS instead.


Overview Table

DOM Interface HTMLElement

Examples

This example uses the BIG element to enlarge text.

<BIG>This text is larger</BIG> than this text.

Notes

Remarks

Standards information


HTML information

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Compatibility

Desktop

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari
Basic support ? ? ? ? ?

Mobile

Feature Android BlackBerry Chrome for mobile Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Mobile Opera Mobile Opera Mini Safari Mobile
Basic support ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?

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]