Input Search form Property - Javascript DOM HTML Element

Javascript examples for DOM HTML Element:Input Search


The form property returns the form containing the search field.

This property is read only.

Return Value

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

The following code shows how to return the id of the form containing the <input type="search"> element:

Demo Code

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<!DOCTYPE html>

<form id="myForm">
  <input type="search" id="mySearch">
</form>/*from ww  w. jav a 2s . c om*/

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

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

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


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