Description:

The <pre> tag is used for indicating preformatted text. The code tag surrounds the code being marked up.

Browsers normally render <pre> text in a fixed-pitched font, with whitespace in tact, and without word wrap.

Example Code:
<pre>
Text in a pre element
is displayed in a fixed-width
font, and it preserves
both      spaces and
line breaks
</pre>
Result:
Text in a pre element
is displayed in a fixed-width
font, and it preserves
both      spaces and
line breaks
Attributes:
Attribute Definition
width Specifies the desired width of the preformatted text.
Global Attributes:

The <pre> tag also supports the Global Attributes in HTML5

Event Attributes:

The <pre> tag also supports the Event Attributes in HTML5



Last updated on 2 August 2018 By Rene Spronk

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