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HTML | DOM Textarea name Property

  • Difficulty Level : Basic
  • Last Updated : 16 Oct, 2020

The DOM Textarea name Property is used to set or return the value of the name attribute of a textarea field.

Syntax:

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  • It is used to return the name property.
    textareaObject.name
  • It is used to set the name property:
    textareaObject.name = text/value 

Property Values:

  • text: It specifies the name of the text area.

Return Value: It returns the name of the text area in the form of the string.



Example-1: HTML program to illustrate set the DOM Textarea name Property.




<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  
<head>
    <title>
      DOM Textarea name Property
  </title>
    <style>
        body {
            text-align: center;
        }
          
        h1,
        h2 {
            text-align: center;
        }
    </style>
</head>
  
<body>
    <h1 style="color: green;"
            GeeksforGeeks 
        </h1>
  
    <h2
            DOM Textarea name Property 
        </h2>
  
    <textarea id="GFG" 
              name="GFG_text">
        A computer science portal for geeks.
    </textarea>
  
    <br>
    <br>
    <button type="button"
            onclick="myGeeks()">
      Submit
  </button>
    <p id="sudo"> </p>
    <script>
        function myGeeks() {
            var x = 
                document.getElementById(
              "GFG").name = "GFG_text2";
            
            document.getElementById("sudo").innerHTML =
                "The name is changed to " + x;
        }
    </script>
</body>
  
</html>

Output :

Before Clicking On Button:

After Clicking On Button:

Example-2: HTML program to illustrate return the DOM Textarea name Property.




<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  
<head>
    <title>
      DOM Textarea name Property
  </title>
    <style>
        body {
            text-align: center;
        }
          
        h1,
        h2 {
            text-align: center;
        }
    </style>
</head>
  
<body>
    <h1 style="color: green;"
            GeeksforGeeks 
        </h1>
  
    <h2
            DOM Textarea name Property 
        </h2>
  
    <textarea id="GFG" name="GFG_text">
        A computer science portal for geeks.
    </textarea>
    <br>
    <br>
    <button type="button"
            onclick="myGeeks()">Submit</button>
    <p id="sudo"> </p>
    <script>
        function myGeeks() {
            var x = document.getElementById(
              "GFG").name;
            document.getElementById(
              "sudo").innerHTML = x;
        }
    </script>
</body>
  
</html>

Output
Before Clicking On Button:

After Clicking On Button:

Supported Browsers: The browser supported by Textarea name Property are listed below:

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



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