form Property

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Retrieves a reference to the form that the object is embedded in.

What's New for Microsoft® Internet Explorer 6

This property now applies to the fieldSet, isIndex, label, and legend elements.


Scripting[ oForm = ] object.form

Possible Values

oForm Object that receives the form.

The property is read-only. The property has no default value.


Null is returned if the object is not on a form.

Standards Information

This property is defined in World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Document Object Model (DOM) Level 1 Non-Microsoft link.

Applies To

BUTTON, FIELDSET, INPUT type=button, INPUT type=checkbox, INPUT type=file, INPUT type=hidden, INPUT type=image, INPUT type=password, INPUT type=radio, INPUT type=reset, INPUT type=submit, INPUT type=text, ISINDEX, LABEL, LEGEND, OBJECT, OPTION, SELECT, TEXTAREA