Input Search autocomplete Property - Javascript DOM HTML Element

Javascript examples for DOM HTML Element:Input Search


The autocomplete property sets or gets the autocomplete attribute in a search field.

Set the autocomplete property with the following Values

Value Description
onDefault. The browser will complete values entered before
off The browser does not automatically complete entries

Return Value

A String, representing the state of autocompletion

The following code shows how to Set autocomplete in a search field to off:

Demo Code

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<!DOCTYPE html>

<form action="#">
  Search: <input type="search" id="mySearch" name="search" autocomplete="on">
  <input type="submit">
</form>// w  ww .j  a  va 2s .  c o m

<button onclick="myFunction()">Test</button>

<p id="demo"></p>

function myFunction() {
    var x = document.getElementById("mySearch").autocomplete;
    document.getElementById("demo").innerHTML = x;


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