jQuery removeData() Method

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jQuery removeData() Method

The jQuery removeData() method removes a previously-stored piece of data.

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 removeData() Method</h1> <p>My name is <span></span></p> <button>removeData</button> <script> $(document).ready(function(){ $("p").data("name", "Jade"); $("span").text(" " +$("p").data("name")); $("button").click(function(){ $("p").removeData("name"); $("span").text(" " +$("p").data("name")); }); }); </script> </body> </html>

Syntax

$(selector).removeData(element, name);

Parameter Values

Value Type Explanation
element Required Specifies a DOM element from which to remove data.
name Required Specifies a string naming the piece of data to remove.

Browser Support

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