How do we send an email using HTML forms?

To send an email using HTML forms, you need to add the email id to the action attribute of the form. In that, add email proceeding with mailto: i.e.


You can try to run the following code to send an email using HTML forms −

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<!DOCTYPE html>
      <h2>Student Contact Form</h2>
      <form action="" method="post" enctype="text/plain">
         Student Name:<br><input type="text" name="sname"> <br>
         Student Subject:<br><input type="text" name="ssubject"><br>
         <input type="submit" value="Send">