The HTML <input> formenctype Attribute is used to specify how to form-data encoded when submitting the form into the server. This attribute works with method=”post”. This attribute overrides the enctype attribute of the <form> element.
- application/x-www-form-urlencoded: It is the default value. It encodes all the characters before sent to the server. It converts all spaces into “+” symbols and special character into its “hex” value.
- multipart/form-data: This value does not encode any character.
- text/plain: This value convert spaces into “+” symbols but special characters are not converted.
Supported Browsers: The browsers supported by HTML input formenctype Attribute are listed below:
- Google Chrome 9.0
- Internet Explorer 10.0
- Firefox 4.0
- Opera 10.6
- Safari 5.1