Text Field of HTML formText fields are data entry fields which takes small amount of data from the user. This is one of the most widely used control. A text field can be placed by using the following format.
<input type="text" name="<Name of the field>" value="<Default value of the object>">
Attributes of Text Field:Name: This attribute specifies the name of the object through which it can be referenced.
Value: This is used to specify the value of the text field.
Size: This attribute is used to specify the width of the textfield
Maxlength: Used to specify the maximum number of characters that can be entered into the textbox.
Align: Used to specify the alignment of the field. This attribute possibly takes the following values : Top, Middle, Bottom, Right, Left, AbsMiddle, AbsBottom.
Example:<input type="text" name="txtbox" value="Simple Text">
This places a text field(single line text area) within the HTML form, which can be referenced by using its name "txtbox" and whose value is "Simple Text". Here is an example
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