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HTML element: <button>

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Full support as of BlackBerry® Device Software version 4.6.

The <button> element defines a button.

Differences between HTML, XHTML, and XHTML-MP

The <button> element is not supported in XHTML-MP.

Attributes

Attribute

Value(s)

Description

Supported in

disabled

When specified, this attribute disables the button so that it cannot be clicked.

4.6 or later

name

text

This attribute defines a unique name for the button.

4.0 or later

type

button

reset

submit

This attribute defines the button type. The default value is submit.

4.6 or later

value

text

This attribute specifies an initial value for the button. The value can be changed by a script.

4.6 or later

Common attributes

The <button> element supports the following common attributes:

  • class
  • dir
  • id
  • lang
  • style
  • title

4.6 or later

Event attributes

The <button> element supports the following events:

  • onblur
  • onclick
  • onfocus
  • onkeydown
  • onkeypress
  • onkeyup
  • onmousedown
  • onmousemove
  • onmouseout
  • onmouseover
  • onmouseup

4.6 or later

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