/Web APIs

HTMLAreaElement: password property

The HTMLAreaElement.password property is a string containing the password specified before the domain name.

If it is set without first setting the username property, it silently fails.


A string.


// An <area id="myArea" href="https://anonymous:[email protected]/en-US/docs/HTMLAreaElement"> is in the document
const area = document.getElementByID("myArea");
area.password; // returns 'flabada'


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password 32 79 26 No 19 10 4.4.3 32 26 19 10 2.0

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