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jQuery :lt() Selector

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Select the 4 first <tr> elements:

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Definition and Usage

The :lt() selector selects elements with an index number less than a specified number.

The index numbers start at 0.

This is mostly used together with another selector to select the first elements in a group (like in the example above).

Tip: Use the :gt selector to select elements index numbers greater than the specified number.



Parameter Description
index Required. Specifies which element to select.
Elements with an index lesser than the specified number is selected.

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