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jQuery event.isDefaultPrevented() Method

❮ jQuery Event Methods


Prevent a link from opening the URL, and check if preventDefault() was called:

  alert("Was preventDefault() called: " + event.isDefaultPrevented());
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Definition and Usage

The event.isDefaultPrevented() method checks whether the preventDefault() method was called for the event.



Parameter Description
event Required. The event parameter comes from the event binding function

❮ jQuery Event Methods