HTML onselect Attribute

❮ HTML Attributes


<input type="text" value="Hello world!" onselect="myFunction()">


The onselect attribute specifies the script run after some text has been selected in an element.

Standard Syntax

<element onselect="script">

Browser Support


Applies to:

The onselect attribute can be used on the following element:

Element Attribute
All HTML elements. onselect

Attribute Values

Value Description
script Specifies the script to be run on onselect
❮ HTML Attributes