HTML onreset attribute


The purpose of the HTML onreset attribute is reset a form. When a form is reset, all the fields get their initial / default value back.

Supported elements

HTML onreset attribute supports form element.


<form onreset="value" >.....</form>

Type of value



A script which is to be executed.

Default value

There is no default value of HTML onreset attribute.

Supported doctypes

HTML 4.01 strict, HTML 4.01 transitional, HTML 4.01 frameset.

Example of HTML onreset attribute with form element

<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/loose.dtd">
<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1">
<title>Example of HTML onreset attribute with form element</title>
<form name="user_info" action="action_get.php" method="get"> 
Name : <input type="text" name="name"><br>
email  : <input type="text" name="email"><br>
<input type="submit" name="submit" value="Submit">
<input type="reset" name="submit" value="Reset">


html onreset attribute with form element

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Example of HTML onreset attribute with form element

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