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jQuery :has() Selector

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Select all <p> elements that have a <span> element inside of them:

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Definition and Usage

The :has() selector selects all elements that have one or more elements inside of them, that matches the specified selector.

Tip: To select an element that have multiple elements inside of it, use comma (see example below).



Parameter Description
selector Required. Specifies the element to select.
This parameter accepts any kind of selector

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Select an element with multiple elements inside
How to select an element that has multiple elements inside of it.

Select elements that does NOT have a specified element inside
Using the :not selector together with :has to select elements that does NOT have an element inside of it.

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