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Get name of textarea or input using jQuery

You can do this in jQuery:


Update, the @ is now deprecated. I remember using VisualjQuery and the filters do not have an @…


Thanks to Simon…

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4 Responses to Get name of textarea or input using jQuery

  1. phpcurious says:

    wow, didn’t know that is possible… thanks for sharing!

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  3. Simon says:

    the @ is deprecated now I think. So just use:



  4. jaya says:

    Thank you so much for writting the jquery selector for textarea.
    it helps me in selecting textarea with name

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