HTML | DOM DD Object

The DOM DD Object is used to represent the HTML <DD> element. The DD element is accessed by getElementById().

Syntax:

document.getElementById("ID");

Where “id” is the ID assigned to the “dd” tag.

Example-1:

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<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  
<head>
    <title>HTML dd Tag</title>
    <style>
        h1 {
            color: green;
        }
          
        h1,
        h2 {
            text-align: center;
        }
          
        body {
            width: 70%;
        }
          
        dt {
            color: red;
        }
    </style>
</head>
  
<body>
    <h1>GeeksForGeeks</h1>
    <h2>DOM <dd> Object</h2>
    <dl>
        <dt>Geeks Classes</dt>
          
        <!-- Assigning id to dd -->
        <dd id="GFG">
          It is an extensive classroom 
          programme for enhancing DS and Algo concepts.
        </dd>
        <br>
        
        <dt>Fork Python</dt>
        <dd>
          It is a course designed for beginners in python.
        </dd>
        <br>
        
        <dt>Interview Preparation</dt>
        <dd>
          It is a course designed for preparation 
          of interviews in top product based companies.
        </dd>
    </dl>
    
    <button onclick="myGeeks()">
      Submit
    </button>
    
    <p id="sudo">
    </p>
    
    <script>
        function myGeeks() {
            <!-- Accessing of dd object. -->
            var g = 
             document.getElementById("GFG").innerHTML;
             document.getElementById("sudo").innerHTML 
            = g;
  
        }
    </script>
</body>
  
</html>            

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After Clicking On Button:

Example-2: DD Object can be created by using the document.createElement Method.

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<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  
<head>
    <title>HTML dd Tag</title>
    <style>
        h1 {
            color: green;
        }
          
        h1,
        h2 {
            text-align: center;
        }
          
        body {
            width: 70%;
        }
          
        dt {
            color: red;
        }
    </style>
</head>
  
<body>
    <center>
        <h1>GeeksForGeeks</h1>
        <h2>DOM <dd> Object</h2>
  
        <button onclick="myGeeks()">Submit</button>
  
        <dl id="GFG">
            <dt>Geeks Classes</dt>
        </dl>
        <script>
            function myGeeks() {
                var g = document.createElement("DD");
                var f = document.createTextNode(
                    "It is an extensive classroom for" 
                  + " enhancing DS and Algo concepts.");
                g.appendChild(f);
  
                var w = document.getElementById("GFG");
                w.appendChild(g);
            }
        </script>
    </center>
</body>
  
</html>

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Output :

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After Clicking on Button:

Supported Browsers: The browser supported by DOM DD Object are listed below:

  • Google Chrome
  • Internet Explorer
  • Firefox
  • Opera
  • Safari


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