jQuery offsetParent() Method

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jQuery offsetParent() Method

The jQuery offsetParent() method returns the closest positioned parent element.

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> <style> div{ position: absolute; border: 1px solid black; padding: 25px; top: 80px; left: 10px; } </style> </head> <body> <h1>jQuery offsetParent() Method</h1> <div> <p>This is paragraph</p> </div> <script> $(document).ready(function(){ $("p").offsetParent().css("background","green"); }); </script> </body> </html>

Syntax

$(selector).offsetParent();

Browser Support

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