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min attribute | min property

Defines the minimum acceptable value for an input element with type="number". When used with the max and step attributes, lets you control the range and increment (such as even numbers only) that the user can enter into an input field.

This property is read/write.

HTML5 A vocabulary and associated APIs for HTML and XHTML, Section 4.10.7.3.10

Syntax

HTML
<element min="sMin" ... >
JavaScript
object.min = sMin
sMin = object.min

Property values

Type: DOMString

A string containing the minimum numeric value the field accepts.

Standards information

Remarks

The following example shows the use of the min, max, and step attributes.

Note  For more code samples, see Form controls part 1 and Form controls part 2: validation on the a Windows Store app using JavaScript sample site.

Examples


<form>
<label>
Enter an even number between 0 and 100: <input title="Enter an even number" type="number" min="0" max="100" step="2"> <input type="submit">
</label>

See also

HTMLInputElement
input type=range
Step
Max