jQuery triggerHandler() Method

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jQuery triggerHandler() Method

The jQuery triggerHandler() method execute all handlers attached to an element for an event.


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$(selector).triggerHandler(eventType, extraParameters);

Parameter Values

Value Type Explanation
eventType Required Specifies a string containing a JavaScript event type, such as click or submit.
extraParameters Optional Additional parameters to pass along to the event handler.

Browser Support

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