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I would like iterate through the last column in an html table and skip the first row.

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I have an html table and I would like iterate through the last column in the table and skip the first row. The table is dynamic so I won't know how many columns there will be.
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by:Chris Stanyon
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Have a look at this:

$('tr').not(':first').each(function(i,row) {
    console.log( $('td:last', row).text() );
});

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http://jsfiddle.net/ChrisStanyon/AnJ8r/
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by:dmalovich
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Yes, great thank you. Each td has an input text field. Is there an easy way to grab the value of the text field as I iterate through the column. If you would like, I can ask this as another question.
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Chris Stanyon earned 2000 total points
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No worries. I've updated the fiddle, so have a play:

$('tr').not(':first').each(function(i,row) {
    console.log(  $('td:last input', row).val()  );
});

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by:dmalovich
ID: 39678547
Perfect, thanks
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