HTML <input> src Attribute

The src attribute on an <input> tag specifies the URL or path of an image for an input button. This attribute only applies to input elements of type="image".

Example

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A src attribute on an image <input>.
The attribute references an image file.






<form action="/tutorial/action.html">
  <label for="firstname">First name</label><br />
  <input type="text" id="firstname" name="firstname"><br />
  <label for="lastname">Last name</label><br />
  <input type="text" id="lastname" name="lastname"><br /><br />

  <input type="image" src="/img/html/arrow.png" 
         width="40" height="40" alt="Submit">
</form>

Using src

The src attribute specifies the URL of the image to be used as the submit button.

This attribute is only used with input elements of type="image".

The URL of the image file can be internal (from same website) or external (another website).


Syntax

<input src="URL">

Values

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Value Description
URL URL or path to an image.

Browser support

Here is when src support started for each browser:

Chrome
1.0 Sep 2008
Firefox
1.0 Sep 2002
IE/Edge
1.0 Aug 1995
Opera
1.0 Jan 2006
Safari
1.0 Jan 2003

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