The "menu" Element


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ExperimentalNew in HTML 5.1

The "menu" element represents a list of commands that can be represented as toolbar menus or context menus.

Attributes for "menu"
TypeAttribute List
'Standard' Attributes"type" and "label"
Obsolete Attributes"type", "label", and "compact"


  • The "menu" element was deprecated in HTML 4.01, removed in HTML5 (W3C), but returns in HTML 5.1, so we are treating it as "new in HTML 5.1".

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