HTML | <script> src Attribute

The HTML <script> src Attribute is used to specify the URL of external JavaScript file. The External JavaScript file is used to run on the same script on several pages on a website. We can save the JavaScript file with an extension of .js. We can refer the external script using the src attribute of the <script> element.

Syntax:

<script src="URL">

Attribute Values: It contains single value URL which specifies the URL of the external JavaScript file. There are two types of URL link which are listed below:



  • Absolute URL: It points to another webpage.
  • Relative URL: It points to other files of the same web page.

Below example illustrates the <script> src attribute in HTML:

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<!DOCTYPE html> 
<html
  
<head
    <title
    HTML  script src Attribute 
    </title
</head
  
<body style="text-align:center;"
    <h1
        GeeksForGeeks 
    </h1
  
    <h2
        HTML script src Attribute
    </h2
  
    <script id="myGeeks"
            type="text/javascript"
            src="my_script.js"
    </script
    <br
    <button>Submit</button>
  
</body
  
</html

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Supported Browsers: The browser supported by HTML <script> src attribute are listed below:

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


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