HTML | <input>checked Attribute

The HTML <input>checked Attribute is used to indicate whether an <input>element should be checked when the page loads up. It is a Boolean attribute.
It can be used with element only where type is either “checkbox” or “radio”.

Syntax:

<input type = "checkbox|radio" checked> 

Example: This Example illustrates the use of checked attribute in input element.



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<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  
<head>
    <title>
      HTML <input>checked 
      Attribute
  </title>
</head>
  
<body style="text-align: center;">
    <h1 style="color: green;">
      GeeksforGeeks
  </h1>
    <h2>
      HTML <input>checked 
      Attribute
  </h2>
    <form>
        <!-- Below input elements 
           have attribute "checked" -->
        <input type="checkbox" 
               name="check" 
               value="1"
               checked>
      Checked by default
        <br>
        <input type="checkbox"
               name="check" 
               value="2">
      Not checked by default
        <br>
    </form>
</body>
  
</html>

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Output:

Supported Browsers: The browser supported by HTML <input>checked Attribute are listed below:

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


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