W3Schools.com
THE WORLD'S LARGEST WEB DEVELOPER SITE
HTMLCSSJAVASCRIPTSQLPHPJQUERYBOOTSTRAPANGULARXML
 

Textarea select() Method

Textarea Object Reference Textarea Object

Example

Select the contents of a text area:

document.getElementById("myTextarea").select();

Try it yourself »

Definition and Usage

The select() method selects the entire contents of a text area.


Browser Support

Internet Explorer Firefox Opera Google Chrome Safari

The select() method is supported in all major browsers.


Syntax

textareaObject.select()

Parameters

None.

Return Value

No return value.

Textarea Object Reference Textarea Object