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Creating a HTML checkbox with a clickable label

Damian99Damian99 USAPosts: 116Member

How to make a label of the check box clickable in HTML?



  • kmozzlerkmozzler ChicagoPosts: 3Member
    edited February 2014

    You are looking for the "for" attribute of your label. Give you checkbox input an id and then reference that id in the "for" attribute of the label. Here is an example:

    <input id="myCheckbox" type="checkbox" /><label for="myCheckBox">Click the label to check the box!</label>


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