How do we take password input in HTML forms?



We use the <input> tag by assigning password to the type attribute, to take a password input in HTML form. It hides the character as soon as a we enter the characters of the password set. This is also a single-line text input.

Syntax

<form>
   <input type="password" name="name… " value=" ">Male
</form>

Example 1

An example to implement how to take a password input in HTML is as follows −

<!DOCTYPE html> <html> <body> <head> <meta charset="UTF-8"> <meta name="description" content="meta tag in the web document"> <meta name="keywords" content="HTML,CSS"> <meta name="author" content="lokesh"> <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0"> </head> <p>Branch</p> <form> <input type="password" id="CSE" name="Branch" value="CSE" > <label for="CSE">Enter password</label> <br> <input type="password" name="Branch" value="IT" > <label for="CSE">Re-enter password</label> </form> </body> </html>

Example 2

Another example to take an input as password is given below. You can try to run the following code −

<!DOCTYPE html> <html> <body> <head> <title>HTML Forms</title> </head> <p>Add your details:</p> <form> Student Username:<br> <input type="text" name="name"> <br> Password:<br> <input type="password" name="password"> <br> </form> </body> </html>

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