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jquery get label text associated with checkbox

By Sam Deering

JavaScript

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Simple jQuery code snippet to get label text associated with checkbox.

console.log($('label[for="carHireChk"]').html());
$("label[for='comedyclubs']")
$("label[for=' + this.attr("id") + ']").attr('class', 'error');

See doco for more info: http://api.jquery.com/next-adjacent-Selector/

Sam Deering has 15+ years of programming and website development experience. He was a website consultant at Console, ABC News, Flight Centre, Sapient Nitro, and the QLD Government and runs a tech blog with over 1 million views per month. Currently, Sam is the Founder of Crypto News, Australia.

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