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HTML <input> src Attribute

❮ HTML <input> tag


An HTML form with an image that represents the submit button:

<form action="/action_page.php">
  <label for="fname">First name:</label>
  <input type="text" id="fname" name="fname"><br><br>
  <input type="image" src="submit.gif" alt="Submit" width="48" height="48">
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Definition and Usage

The src attribute specifies the URL of the image to use as a submit button.

Note: The src attribute can only be used with (and is required for) <input type="image">.

Browser Support

The numbers in the table specify the first browser version that fully supports the attribute.

src Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes


<input src="URL">

Attribute Values

Value Description
URL Specifies the URL of the image to use as a submit button.

Possible values:

  • An absolute URL - points to another web site (like src="http://www.example.com/submit.gif")
  • A relative URL - points to a file within a web site (like src="submit.gif")

❮ HTML <input> tag