HTML hidden Attribute

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<p hidden>I'm hidden paragraph</p>

<p>I'm visible paragraph</p>


The hidden attribute is a Boolean, or presence-based, attribute that does not require a value.

Standard Syntax

HTML: <element hidden>
XHTML: <element hidden="hidden">

Browser Support


Applies to:

The hidden attribute can be used on the following element:

Element Attribute
Global Attributes hidden
<input> hidden

Attribute Values

Value Description
hidden This is a boolean attribute, the presence of a boolean attribute on an element represents the true value, and the absence of the attribute represents the false value.

More Example:

<input type="hidden" id="myHidden" name="myHidden" value="1234">
❮ HTML Attributes