HTML | DOM Input Datetime disabled Property

The Input Datetime disabled property is used to set or return whether a datetime field should be disabled, or not. An element becomes unusable and un-clickable if it is disabled. Such elements are generally rendered in gray by browsers.
The HTML disable attribute is reflected by the Datetime disabled property.

Returning the disabled property:


Setting the disabled property:

datetimeObject.disabled = true|false

Property Value:

  • true|false: It is used to specify whether a datetime field should be disabled or not.

Below program illustrates the Datetime disabled property :
Example: Disabling a datetime field.





<!DOCTYPE html>
    <title>Input Datetime disabled Property in HTML
        h1 {
            color: green;
        h2 {
            font-family: Impact;
        body {
            text-align: center;
    <h2> Input Datetime disabled Property </h2>
    <input type="datetime"
    <p>To disable the datetime field,
      double click the "Disable" button.</p>
    <button ondblclick="My_Datetime()">
        function My_Datetime() {
            // Set disabled=true.
              "test_Datetime").disabled = true;




Before clicking the disable button:

After clicking the disable button:

Supported Browsers:

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

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