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HTML | DOM removeNamedItem() Method

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The removeNamedItem() method in HTML is used to remove the node with the specified name in a namednode object.

namednode.removeNamedItem( nodename )

Parameter: The removeNamedItem() contain only one parameter nodename that is described below. 

  • nodename: This method accepts single parameter nodename which is mandatory. It refers to the name of the node in the namednode which need to remove.

Return Value: It returns a Node object that, representing the removed attribute node



<!DOCTYPE html>
            DOM removeNamedItem() Method
            function myFunction() {
                var button =
    <body style = "text-align: center;">
        <h1 style = "color: green">
            DOM removeNamedItem() Method
        <input type="button" value="Change It!">
        <!-- removeNamedItem() method used here -->
        <button onclick="myFunction()">
            Click Here!

Before click on the Click Here Button: 


After click on the Click Here Button: 


Note: When we are removing the type attribute of an input element, then the element will be of type text, which is the default value.
Supported Browsers: The browser supported by removeNamedItem() method are listed below: 

  • Google Chrome 1
  • Edge 12
  • Internet Explorer 6
  • Firefox 1
  • Opera 12.1
  • Safari 1


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Last Updated : 08 Jul, 2022
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