HTML 4 isindex Tag

Obsolete in HTML5
This tag is obsolete in HTML5, so it's best to avoid using it.

The HTML isindex tag is used for creating a single line text input control.

Note thtat the isindex tag is deprecated in HTML 4.01 and not supported in HTML 5. Use form controls instead. More specifically, use the input tag.



Attributes specific to this tag:
promptSpecifies text to display to the user before the input control. If not specified, browsers will normally provide a default prompt. This attribute is deprecated.
Other Attributes:
classDocument wide identifier.
idDocument wide identifier
dirSpecifies the direction of the text
langLanguage code
titleSpecifies a title to associate with the element. Many browsers will display this when the cursor hovers over the element (similar to a "tool tip").
styleInline style (CSS)

HTML5 Tags

The information on this page is based on HTML version 4.01. Most modern browsers now support HTML5, which is the next version of HTML after HTML 4.01.

Also see this list of HTML 5 tags for the latest version of HTML.