The HTMLBaseElement interface contains the base URI for a document. This object inherits all of the properties and methods as described in the HTMLElement interface.


Inherits properties from its parent, HTMLElement.

Is a DOMString that reflects the href HTML attribute, containing a base URL for relative URLs in the document.
Is a DOMString that reflects the target HTML attribute, containing a default target browsing context or frame for elements that do not have a target reference specified.


No specific method; inherits attributes from its parent, HTMLElement.


Browser compatibility

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See also

  • HTML element implementing this interface: <base>