HTML param tag

Html <param> tag provides the parameters for the plugins that are embedded using the object element. param element is nothing on its own.

Example

<object src="files/start.html">
  <param name="type" value="text/html"> 
  </param>
</object>	
Try </>

It is a parameter having name-value pair. Both attributes must be used at the same time in the param element.

In the above example, name attribute describes the parameter name (type) and value attribute describes the value of the parameter ('text/html').

Related tags

TagsDescription
<object> object tag embeds external content such as image, pages.
<object src=""> </object>

Tag omission

There is no end (</param>) tag.

Global Attributes

All the global attributes are applicable on the param element.

Specific Attributes

AttributesDescription
name name value specifies the name of the parameter for the object element.
 <object src="URL"> <param name="type" value="text/html"> </param> </object>
value value attribute specifies the value of the parameter for the object element.
<object src="URL"> <param name="type" value="text/html"> </param> </object>


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