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  • # July 16, 2012 at 8:22 pm

    I am working on a site to get a div to slidetoggle up and down. It seems to be doing it. When I push the link, the div goes down and when I push it again, it goes up. Problem is that when I do push the link which is just an empty link with a class, the page jumps to the top. I need to prevent the default action of the link. I thought I could do it with e.prevendDefault() but that seems to disable the link all together and the div stops working. Do you know how to do this?















    # July 16, 2012 at 8:42 pm

    Should work fine. Here’s a quick demo: http://codepen.io/ggilmore/pen/BGxKm

    Just have to make sure to put function(e) before using e.preventDefault().

    Also, not sure if this was the problem, but you misspelled ‘prevent’ in your post.

    # July 16, 2012 at 8:46 pm

    thanks Doc, I missed the e in the function(e). That is why it didn’t work. It’s working now.

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