jQuery empty() Method (2023)

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Definition and Usage

The empty() method removes all child nodes and content from the selected elements.

Note: This method does not remove the element itself, or its attributes.

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Tip: To remove the elements without removing data and events, use the detach() method.

Tip: To remove the elements and its data and events, use the remove() method.

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Syntax

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FAQs

What does empty () do in jQuery? ›

The empty() method removes all child nodes and content from the selected elements. Note: This method does not remove the element itself, or its attributes. Tip: To remove the elements without removing data and events, use the detach() method. Tip: To remove the elements and its data and events, use the remove() method.

What is the difference between remove () and empty () method? ›

remove() – Removes all child elements with selected element. In this method you can restore all data but not event handlers of removed elements from the DOM. All data and events related with elements will be removed. empty() – Removes all content and child elements from the selected element.

How to check if a value is empty in jQuery? ›

You can utilize the val() method to test or else check if inputs remain empty within jQuery.

How to remove span text using jQuery? ›

find('span'). remove();

How to remove content from div in jQuery? ›

To remove elements and content, there are mainly two jQuery methods:
  1. remove() - Removes the selected element (and its child elements)
  2. empty() - Removes the child elements from the selected element.

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