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Need jQuery selector to find first li inside an ul

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I have an ul and neeed to updatee the text for the first li contained by the ul. What is thhe exact jQuery syntax for that?

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You may use : http://api.jquery.com/first-selector/

$("ul>li:first").html("hello");
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or : http://api.jquery.com/eq-selector/
$("ul>li:eq(0)").html("hello");
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