HTML | DOM Input Month stepUp() Method

The DOM Input Month stepUp() method in HTML DOM is used to increase the value of the month field by the given number. This method will only increase the value of months not years.



Parameters: It accepts a single and required parameter:

  • number It specifies the number of months to be increased. By default, the months are incremented by 1.

Return Value: It doesn’t return any value.

Example: This example shows the working of stepUp() method:





<!DOCTYPE html> 
        HTML DOM Input Month stepUp() Method
<body style="text-align:center;"
    <h2>DOM Input Month stepUp() Method</h2
            <form id="myGeeks">
    <input type="month" id="month_id" name="geeks" value="2019-03"
    <button onclick="myGeeks()">Click Here!</button
    <!-- Script to increment the month -->
        function myGeeks() { 
            document.getElementById("month_id").stepUp(2) ;


Before clicking on the button:

After clicking on the button:

Supported Browsers: The browser supported by DOM input Month stepUp() method are listed below:

  • Google Chrome
  • Internet Explorer 10.0 +
  • Opera
  • Safari

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