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HTML element: <html>

Availability

Partial support as of BlackBerry® Device Software version 3.7.

Full support as of BlackBerry Device Software version 4.6.

The <html> element is the root element of the document.

Differences between HTML, XHTML, and XHTML-MP

The xmlns attribute is an attribute in XHTML and XHTML-MP, but not in HTML 4.01

Attributes

Attribute

Value(s)

Description

Supported in

xmlns

http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml

This attribute defines the XHTML namespace. The BlackBerry® Browser ignores the xmlns attribute. In a document with an HTML content type, the browser will treat the content as HTML, even if a non-HTML namespace is specified.

4.6 or later

Common attributes

The <html> element supports the following common attributes:

  • dir
  • lang

4.6 or later

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