HTMX hx-delete attribute (will cause an element to issue a DELETE to the specified URL and swap the HTML into the DOM using a swap strategy)


<button hx-delete="/account" hx-target="body">
  Delete Your Account

This example will cause the button to issue a DELETE to /account and swap the returned HTML into the innerHTML of the body.


  • hx-delete is not inherited

  • You can control the target of the swap using the hx-target attribute

  • You can control the swap strategy by using the hx-swap attribute

  • You can control what event triggers the request with the hx-trigger attribute

  • You can control the data submitted with the request in various ways, documented here: Parameters