HTML <embed> Tag
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The <embed> tag is supported in all major browsers.
Definition and Usage
The <embed> tag defines a container for an external application or interactive content (a plug-in).
Differences Between HTML 4.01 and HTML5
The <embed> tag is new in HTML5.
Note: Many web browsers have supported the <embed> tag for a long time. However, the <embed> tag has not been a part of the HTML 4 specification. The <embed> tag is new in HTML5, and will validate in an HTML5 page. However, if you use it in an HTML 4 page, the page will not validate.
New : New in HTML5.
|heightNew||pixels||Specifies the height of the embedded content|
|srcNew||URL||Specifies the address of the external file to embed|
|typeNew||MIME_type||Specifies the MIME type of the embedded content|
|widthNew||pixels||Specifies the width of the embedded content|
The <embed> tag also supports the Global Attributes in HTML.
The <embed> tag also supports the Event Attributes in HTML.
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