Input URL defaultValue Property - Javascript DOM HTML Element

Javascript examples for DOM HTML Element:Input URL


The defaultValue property sets or gets the default value of a URL field.

The default value is the value specified in the HTML value attribute.

You can use defaultValue property to find out whether the URL of a URL field have been changed.

Set the defaultValue property with the following Values

Value Description
value Sets the default value of the URL field

Return Value

A String, representing the default value of the URL field

The following code shows how to change the default value of a URL field:

Demo Code

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<!DOCTYPE html>
Homepage: <input type="url" id="myURL" value="">

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

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

function myFunction() {//  w ww  .  j  a  va  2  s.  c  om
    var x = document.getElementById("myURL");
    x.defaultValue = 'new value';



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