Simple jQuery code snippet to clear the contents of a div. Nothing special, this function shows just how easy it is to remove stuff from the DOM using jQuery.

$('#div').empty();

Read more: http://api.jquery.com/empty/

$('#div').remove();

Read more: http://api.jquery.com/remove/

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    Thank you for this post, was looking for a quick reference and came across your post.

  • charan

    Thank you for the solution.

  • abhishek

    How can i remove a div from view source.

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