jQuery contents() Method

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jQuery contents() Method

The jQuery contents() method gets the children of each element in the set of matched elements, including text and comment nodes.

Example

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<!DOCTYPE html> <html lang="en-US"> <head> <script src="https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/3.5.1/jquery.min.js"></script> </head> <body> <h1>jQuery contents() Method</h1> <p>Paragraph with <em>em</em> tag in it.</p> <button>Click Me</button> <script> $(document).ready(function(){ $("button").click(function(){ $("p").contents().filter("em").wrap("<strong></strong>"); }); }); </script> </body> </html>

Syntax

$(selector).contents();

Browser Support

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