JavaScript encode HTML entities | Example code

Easy way to use textArea to encode HTML entities.

=> ®
& => &
© => ©
™ => ™

JavaScript encode HTML entities Example code

HTML example code.

<!DOCTYPE html>

   function encodeHTMLEntities(text) {
    var textArea = document.createElement('textarea');
    textArea.innerText = text;
    return textArea.innerHTML;

  console.log(encodeHTMLEntities("<img src='myimage.jpg'>"));


JavaScript encode HTML entities

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Note: The All JS Examples codes are tested on the Firefox browser and the Chrome browser.

OS: Windows 10

Code: HTML 5 Version

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