- What does
- The <samp> element is used to identify text that should be interpreted as sample output from a computer program. By default, browser render <samp> element contents in a monospace font.
<samp> element is used to display output from a process, such as an error message from a computer script. It was originally designed for technical documentation, and renders the content of the element in a monospace font.
<samp> is well supported, and it isn't deprecated in HTML 5, but there are arguably better ways to achieve the same result. Consider whether
<pre> would be more suitable.
Browser Support for samp