HTML - <frameset> Tag


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Description

The HTML <frameset> tag is used to divide the window into frames. This tag is not supported in HTML5.

Example

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>

   <head>
      <title>HTML frameset Tag</title>
   </head>

   <body>
      <frameset cols = "200, *">
         <frame src = "/html/menu.htm" name = "menu_page" />
         <frame src = "/html/main.htm" name = "main_page" />
         
         <noframes>
            <body>
               Your browser does not support frames.
            </body>
         </noframes>
         
      </frameset>
   <body>
   
</html>

This will produce the following result, refer the image given below. The left frame is menu.htm and the right one is main.htm −

Specific Attributes

The HTML <frameset> tag also supports the following additional attributes −

Attribute Value Description
cols column size Specifies the number of columns and their width in either pixels, percentages, or relative lengths. Default is 100%
rows row size Specifies the number of rows and their height in either pixels, percentages, or relative lengths. Default is 100%.

Browser Support

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