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Posted on 2015-02-14
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In JQuery, is there a way to write, "IF a Select Name Contains"?

I have the following:
var deduc = $('select[name="item_options[product_deductible]"]').val();

I would like to have:
var deduc = $('select[name="IF NAME CONTAINS - product_deductible"]').val();
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use the wildcard (*) character in the selector:

$("[name*='product_deductible']")

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Obviously if you use this, it may match more than one element and only return the first, so consider that when you design your app.
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