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Posted on 2014-10-07
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Hi.
I need to select the text "test", but cant figure it out :)


<div id="Price1">
<span id="SpecialOffer">122</span>
test
</div>

I´ve tried with :not, but dosent work.
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Question by:bongii
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by:leakim971
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Test page : http://jsfiddle.net/8x41z56e/
var text = $("#Price1").contents().filter(function() { return this.nodeType == 3; }).text();
// remove carriage return
text = text.replace(/^[\r\n]+|\.|[\r\n]+$/g,"");

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by:bongii
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Well, If I want to hide the text or change the style, i cant use it as a var.?
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leakim971 earned 500 total points
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a text node don't have style, use its parent if possible or put it in a container like a span : http://jsfiddle.net/8x41z56e/1/

$("#Price1").contents().each(function() { 
    if(this.nodeType == 3) {
        $(this).wrap("<span class='style'></span>");
    }
});

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by:Vishal Patil
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Hello Bongii,

Try with following code:
function selectText(containerid) {
        var div = document.getElementById(containerid);
        var oldstring = div.innerHTML; // Stores Current text inside Div Tag
        $(div).find('span').remove(); // Removes Span tag
        alert(div.innerHTML); // display your required text 'test'
        div.innerHTML = oldstring; // Restoring old value to div
    }

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