HTML onselect event Attribute

❮ HTML Event 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


Attribute Values

Value Description
script Specifies the script to be run on onselect

Technical Details

Supported HTML elements:

<input type="file">, <input type="password">, <input type="text">, and <textarea>
❮ HTML Event Attributes