Range.selectNode()

The Range.selectNode() method sets the Range to contain the Node and its contents. The parent Node of the start and end of the Range will be the same as the parent of the referenceNode.

Syntax

range.selectNode(referenceNode);

Parameters

referenceNode
The Node to select within a Range.

Example

let range = document.createRange();
let referenceNode = document.getElementsByTagName('div').item(0);

range.selectNode(referenceNode);

Specifications

Browser compatibility

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See also