HTML: Color Picker

By Xah Lee. Date: . Last updated: .

Here's how to create a HTML color picker input.

Value is:

<label for="colorPicker1">Color:</label>
<input id="colorPicker1" type="color" value="#ff0000" />

Value is:
<span id="displayBox1"></span>
const colorPicker1 = document. getElementById('colorPicker1');
const displayBox1 = document. getElementById('displayBox1');

const f_update = (() => { displayBox1.textContent = colorPicker1.value; });

colorPicker1.addEventListener ('input', f_update, false);

f_update();

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