HTML5 Autocomplete Cheatsheet Aug 20, 2014
I was recently frustrated with the documentation on the HTML5
attributes and Chrome’s response with the
x-autocompletetype vendor specific
These attributes are typically used on
<input> elements to better signal to
the browser the best way to “autofill” a form. The problem, however, is that
there is no official standard yet, and there are mild differences between
values used for
autocomplete and values used for
The best documentation I could find on autocomplete types was on whatwg.org, but the formatting made it a bit difficult to easily see what types were available/recommended.
Hence, this cheatsheet was born. Let me know if it helps.
Tweet Follow @rmm5t