input element

If you don't know what an element is or how you must use it, I recommend you read the "HTML tags and attributes" tutorial that you can find in the HTML tutorials section.

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The input element represents a typed data field usually associated with a control that allows users to edit its value. This element is capable of providing many different types of fields, according to the value present in the type attribute.

Descriptions, examples, attributes and other particular information can be found in the reference for each of the following types: