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HTML novalidate Attribute

Definition and Usage

The novalidate attribute is a boolean attribute.

When present, it specifies that the form-data (input) should not be validated when submitted.

Applies to

The novalidate attribute can be used on the following element:

Element Attribute
<form> novalidate


Form Example

Indicate that the form is not to be validated on submit:

<form action="/action_page.php" novalidate>
  E-mail: <input type="email" name="user_email">
  <input type="submit">
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Browser Support

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

novalidate 10.0 10.0 4.0 Not supported 10.6