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IFRAME Description:

The IFRAME element creates an inline frame in the XHTML document.

IFRAME Web Browser Support:

HTML Versions

IFRAME Attributes:

Global attributes, event attributes and:

IFRAME End Tag:

</iframe> REQUIRED

Contents:

CDATA alternative text for browsers that don't support the iframe tag. The following tags are valid within the IFRAME tag:
a, abbr, acronym, address, applet, b, basefont, bdo, big, blockquote, br, button, center, cite, code, dfn, dir, div, dl, em, fieldset, font, form, h1, h2, h3, h4, h5, h6, hr, i, iframe, img, input, isindex, kbd, label, map, menu, noframes, noscript, object, ol, p, pre, q, s, samp, script, select, small, span, strike, strong, sub, sup, table, textarea, tt, u, ul, var

IFRAME Valid Context:

The IFRAME tag is valid within the following tags:
a, abbr, acronym, address, applet, b, bdo, big, blockquote, body, button, caption, center, cite, code, dd, del, dfn, div, dt, em, fieldset, font, form, h1, h2, h3, h4, h5, h6, i, iframe, ins, kbd, label, legend, li, noframes, noscript, object, p, pre, q, s, samp, small, span, strike, strong, sub, sup, td, th, tt, u, var

IFRAME Usage:

Use iframes when you want to display content from another page or site on your web page.
<iframe src="http://webdesign.about.com/od/iframes/a/aaiframe.htm" width="300" height="600">A page about learning iFrames</iframe>

IFRAME Special Notes:

  • Iframes can cause pages to load more slowly
  • Also, if you put someone else's site in an iframe, they may get upset with you for stealing their bandwidth
  • Iframes used to be an IE-only feature, but has since been added into the HTML specification.

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