CharacterData.remove()

The remove() method of the CharacterData removes the text contained in the node.

Syntax

remove();

Parameters

None.

Example

Using remove()

<span>Result: </span>A long string.
let span = document.getElementsByTagName("span")[0];
let textnode = span.nextSibling;

textnode.remove(); // Removes the text

Specifications

Specification
DOM Standard (DOM)
# ref-for-dom-childnode-remove①

Browser compatibility

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See also