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Perform Function At Timed Intervals

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Perform a function every one second:

function myFunction() {
   // do something

var int = setInterval(myFunction, 1000);

Cancel it:


Pass variables when calling custom function:

setInterval(function(){ doMove(panelWidth, tooFar); }, delayLength);

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  function example() {
    element.innerHTML = "<div>code</div>";

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