Web Form
This page summarizes Web form of XHTML) version 1.0

Mouse icon Form [Detail]

The form tag is used to input data and sent them to a program (CGI) in a HTML/XHTML document.

  • <form>...</form>
  • <input type="text" id="keyword" value="tiger" style="font: 8pt Arial;" />
  • <label>...</label>
  • <select>...</select>
  • <option>...</option>
  • <textarea>...</textarea>
  • type="button" | text file hidden image password reset submit
<form name="software" action="../cgi-bin/activate.php" method="post">

<select name="task">
<option value="SAS">SAS</option>
<option value="STATA">STATA</option>
<option value="Maple">Maple</option>
</select>

<input type="text" name="word" value="" size="10" maxlength="30" />
<input type="button" name="word" value="Go" />
<input type="radio" name="gender" value="male" />male
<input type="hidden" name="mode" value="write" />
<textarea name="description" class="area_text" cols="80" rows="15" />
<input type="submit" value="Activate" />

</form>

XHTML & CSS Tutorial 40 (Introduction to Forms) VLC icon 41 (Check boxes & radio buttons) VLC icon 42 (Drop down lists) VLC icon 43 (Text areas) VLC icon 44 (Passwords & upload buttons) VLC icon 45 (Submitting forms) VLC icon


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  • & (&amp;), ∞ (&infin;), ⊕ (&oplus;), ⋅ (&sdot;), √ (&radic;), ∴ (&there4;)
  • σ (&sigma;), μ (&mu;), α (&alpha;), β (&beta;), δ (&delta;), ρ (&rho;), γ (&gamma;)
  • Σ (&Sigma;), λ (&lambda;), χ (&chi;), κ (&kappa;), ω (&omega;), π (&pi;), θ (&theta;), τ (&tau;)
  • © (&copy;), ™ (&trade;), ® (&reg;), † (&dagger;), ‡ (&Dagger;)
  • ≈ (&asymp;), ≅ (&cong;), ≡ (&equiv;), ≠ (&ne;), × (&times;), ÷ (&divide;), ± (&plusmn;)
  • > (&gt;), ≥ (&ge;), < (&lt;), ≤ (&le;), ∧ (&and;), ∨ (&or;)
  • ∃ (&exist;), ∀ (&forall;), ∈ (&isin;), ∋ (&ni;), § (&sect;), ⊥ (&perp;), ∇ (&nabla;), ∝ (&prop;)
  • ∩ (&cap;), ∪ (&cup;), ⊂ (&sub;), ⊃ (&sup;), ⊆ (sube;), ⊇ (supe;)
  • « (&laquo;), » (&raquo;), “ (&ldquo;), " (&quot;), ” (&rdquo;), ″ (&Prime;)
  • ‹ (&lsaquo;), › (&rsaquo;), „ (&bdquo;), ‹ (&lsaquo;), › (&rsaquo;), ´ (&acute;)
  • ↓ (&darr;), ⇓ (&dArr;), ↑ (&uarr;), ⇑ (&uArr;), ↔ (&harr;), ⇔ (&hArr;)
  • ¦ (&brvbar;), • (&bull;),   (&emsp;), … (&hellip;), ¶ (&para;), ˜ (&tilde;), º (&ordm;); ° (&deg;)
  • ♣ (&clubs;), ♠ (&spades;), ↵ (&crarr;), ♦ (&diams;), ◊ (&loz;), • (&bull;)

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