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profile attribute | profile property

Sets or retrieves one or more Uniform Resource Identifiers (URIs) in which the object properties and legal values for those properties are defined.


HTML<element profile="p" ... >

p = object.profile


Property values

Type: String

one or more URIs, separated by spaces, that specify property definitions and legal values.


There is no functionality implemented for this property unless defined by the author.

Windows Internet Explorer 8 or later. In IE8 Standards mode, the value of the profile attribute of the head element depends on the context of the reference to the attribute. When read as a Document Object Model (DOM) attribute, profile returns an absolute URL. The value specified by the page author is returned when profile is read as a content attribute, when the page is displayed in an earlier document compatibility mode, or when the page is viewed with an earlier version of the browser. For more information, see Attribute Differences in Internet Explorer 8.

profile was introduced in Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.

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