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Input Search form Property

Input Search Object Reference Input Search Object

Example

Return the id of the form containing the <input type="search"> element:

var x = document.getElementById("mySearch").form.id;

The result of x will be:

myForm

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Definition and Usage

The form property returns a reference to the form containing the search field.

This property returns a form object on success.

Note: This property is read only.


Browser Support

Internet Explorer Firefox Opera Google Chrome Safari

The form property is supported in all major browsers.


Syntax

searchObject.form

Technical Details

Return Value: A reference to the form element containing the search field. If the search field is not in a form, null is returned

Input Search Object Reference Input Search Object