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HTML <pre> Tag


Example

Preformatted text:

<pre>
Text in a pre element
is displayed in a fixed-width
font, and it preserves
both      spaces and
line breaks
</pre>
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Definition and Usage

<pre> Tags define pre-formatted text.

Surrounded by <pre> The text in the label element usually retains spaces and newlines. The text will also be rendered in a monospaced font.

Browser Support

Element
<pre> Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes


Differences Between HTML 4.01 and HTML5

The "width" attribute is not supported in HTML5.


Attributes

Attribute Value Description
width number Not supported in HTML5.
Specifies the maximum number of characters per line