jQuery removing ‘-‘ character from string

Since text() gets the value, and text( “someValue” ) sets the value, you just place one inside the other. Would be the equivalent of doing: EDIT: I hope I understood the question correctly. I’m assuming $mylabel is referencing a DOM element in a jQuery object, and the string is in the content of the element. If the string is in some …

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What’s the point of the X-Requested-With header?

A good reason is for security – this can prevent CSRF attacks because this header cannot be added to the AJAX request cross domain without the consent of the server via CORS. Only the following headers are allowed across origins: Accept Accept-Language Content-Language Last-Event-ID Content-Type any others cause a “pre-flight” request to be issued in CORS supported browsers. …

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jQuery Toggle Text?

Sorry the problem is me! the was out of sync but this was because I have the HTML text the wrong way around. On the first click I want the div to fade out and the text to say “Show Text”. Will check more thoroughly next time before I ask! My code is now: Thanks …

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$ versus jQuery

Why would that be the case? Is his $/jQuery distinction correct? Because almost every JavaScript library defines a function called $. When you have many libraries in one document, conflicts may appear. If you are sure that jQuery is and always will be the only script defining that function, I wouldn’t have anything against using …

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