<label> ... </label>


attribute default description
id none specifies the id name
class none specifies the style sheet class
style none specifies the style sheet
for none specifies the id for the form control element the label references


HTML 4.01 [STF], XHTML 1.0 [STF], XHTML 1.1, XHTML Basic
Microsoft (MSDN)
[IE4 or later][Firefox 1 or later][Safari 1 or later][Opera 6 or later][Netscape 6 or later]


The label tag groups the input form element and the display text, and handles them as one element.

Related Tags

fieldset, form, input, legend

Sample Code [Output]

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//EN">
<meta http-equiv="content-type" content="text/html;charset=shift_jis">
<form method="get" action="../bbs.cgi">
<label><input type="checkbox">UNIX</label>
<label><input type="checkbox">MacOS</label>
<label><input type="checkbox">Windows</label>