HTML | DOM Input Week stepDown() Method

The Input Week stepDown() method in HTML DOM is used to decrease the value of the week field by the given number. This method will only decrease the value of weeks not years.


weekObject.stepDown( number )

Parameters: It accepts single parameter number which is mandatory. It specifies the number of weeks to be decreased. By default, the weeks are decremented by 1.

Return Value: It doesn’t return any value.

Example: This example shows the working of stepDown() method.





<!DOCTYPE html> 
        HTML DOM Input Week stepDown() Method
<body style="text-align:center;"
    <h2>DOM Input Week stepDown() Method</h2
    <form id="myGeeks">
        <input type="week" id="week_id" name="geeks"
    <button onclick="myGeeks()"
        Click Here!
    <!-- Script to decrement the week -->
        function myGeeks() { 
            document.getElementById("week_id").stepDown(2) ;


Before clicking the button:

After clicking the button:

Supported Browsers: The browser supported by Input Week stepDown() method are listed below:

  • Google Chrome
  • Internet Explorer 12.0
  • Opera
  • Safari


My Personal Notes arrow_drop_up

Check out this Author's contributed articles.

If you like GeeksforGeeks and would like to contribute, you can also write an article using or mail your article to See your article appearing on the GeeksforGeeks main page and help other Geeks.

Please Improve this article if you find anything incorrect by clicking on the "Improve Article" button below.

Article Tags :
Practice Tags :

Be the First to upvote.

Please write to us at to report any issue with the above content.