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Grab content of a div

  • # May 19, 2010 at 1:50 pm

    Hey I’m not sure if there’s a way to do this but basically I have a div and its content is generated by user interaction. So I want to be able to grab what is in the div (I’m hoping to give the option to save the div contents to a database when a user clicks a save button). So basically I’m looking for a function to grab the text contents of a div.

    Hope that makes sense!

    Thanks you!

    # May 20, 2010 at 5:40 am

    If you’re using jQuery, you could get the contents by doing this:

    $(document).ready(function() {



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