HTML <u> Tag

Description

The <u> HTML element is used to mark up text, which should differ stylistically from ordinary text. For example, this way you can mark errors in the text, proper names, foreign words. The text in <u> is underlined.

Properties

Permitted Parents
Any element that accepts phrasing content
Content
Inline and text
Start/End Tags
Start tag: required, End tag: required

Example

This is an example of <u>underlined</u> text.

Attributes

None

Global Attributes

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

Event Attributes

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

Browser Support

Desktop
Explorer Edge Chrome Firefox Opera Safari
YesYesYes1YesYes
Tablets / Mobile
Android Chrome Firefox Opera Safari Samsung
YesYes4YesYesYes