Create a command/menu item that the user can invoke from a popup menu in HTML5

Use the <menuitem> tag to create a command/ menu item that the user can invoke from a popup menu in HTML5. The HTML <menuitem> tag is used for defining a menu item for a menu.

The following are the attributes of the <menuitem> tag −

  checked  checked
 defines that a menuitem should be   checked
 default  default
 a menuitem is marked as a default   command
 disabled  disabled
 disables a menuitem and cannot be clicked
 icon  url
 defines an icon for a menuitem
 label  text
 defines a name for a menuitem which is displayed to the user
 radiogroup  groupname
 defines a group of commands out of which only one can be selected
type  checkbox  
 defines type of command for a menuitem default is command


You can try to run the following code to implement <menuitem> tag in HTML5 −

<!Doctype html>
      <title>HTML menuitem Tag</title>
      <div style = "border:1px solid #000; padding:20px;" contextmenu = "clickmenu">
         <p>Right click inside here....</p>
         <menu type = "context" id = "clickmenu">
            <menuitem label = "Tutorialspoint" onclick = ""></menuitem>
            <menuitem label = "Tutorials Library" onclick = ""></menuitem>
            <menuitem label = "Coding Ground" onclick = ""></menuitem>
            <menuitem label = "Q/A" onclick = ""></menuitem>

Updated on: 24-Jun-2020


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