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Summary

Collapses the current selection to a single point. The document is not modified. If the content is focused and editable, the caret will blink there.

Syntax

sel.collapse(parentNode, offset);

Parameters

parentNode
The caret location will be within this node.
offset
0 - Collapses the selection from the anchor to the beginning of parentNode's text.
1 - Collapses the selection from the anchor to the end of parentNode's text.

Examples

/* Place the caret at the beginning of an HTML document's body. */
var body = document.getElementsByTagName("body")[0];
window.getSelection().collapse(body,0);

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 Last updated by: Sheppy,