jQuery event.isPropagationStopped() Method

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jQuery event.isPropagationStopped() Method

The jQuery event.isPropagationStopped() method returns whether event.stopPropagation() was ever called on this event object.

Note: This method does not accept any arguments.

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 event.isPropagationStopped() Method</h1> <div style="border:1px solid black;"> This is div. Click on me. <p>Click on this paragraph inside div.</p> </div> <script> $(document).ready(function(){ $("div").click(function(e){ alert("div is clicked"); }); $("p").click(function(e){ e.stopPropagation(); alert("p is clicked and stopPropagation is " +e.isPropagationStopped()); }); }); </script> </body> </html>

Syntax

event.isPropagationStopped();

Return Value

ValueExplanation
true stopPropagation() is used
false stopPropagation() is NOT used

Browser Support

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