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The teletype element (<tt>) creates monospaced text. It’s use is deprecated in favour of semantic elements like <code> and CSS styles. However, the tt element is still widely supported in browsers.

Overview Table

DOM Interface

This feature is supported in HTML4, but is non-conforming in HTML5. Use CSS instead.


This example uses the TT element to render text in a fixed-width font.

<TT>Here's some plain text.</TT>

Standards information

HTML information


See also

Related pages

  • xmp