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HTML <param> Tag


Example

Set the "autoplay" parameter to "true", so the sound will start playing as soon as the page loads:

<object data="horse.wav">
  <param name="autoplay" value="true">
</object>
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Definition and Usage

<param> Element allows you to specify run-time settings for objects inserted into XHTML documents, that is, this tag can be a tag <object> or <applet> The tag provides parameters.

Browser Support

The <param> tag is supported in all major browsers. However, the file format defined in <object> may not be supported in all browsers.

Element
<param> Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes


Attributes

attribute value description
name name Defines the name of the parameter (used in a script).
type MIME_type HTML5 is not supported. Defines MIME type parameters.
value value Describes the parameter value.
valuetype data
ref
object
HTML5 is not supported. describes the type of value.