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Clare Yeadon5,553 Points
Finally, remove <li> Element stores in firstListItem
Hello, I am at a lost as to why this isn’t working. Could someone help me out?
let myList = document.querySelector('ul'); let firstListItem = document.getElementById('#first'); myList.removeChild(firstListItem);
<!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> <title>DOM Manipulation</title> </head> <link rel="stylesheet" href="style.css" /> <body> <ul> <li id="first">First Item</li> <li id="second">Second Item</li> <li id="third">Third Item</li> </ul> <script src="app.js"></script> </body> </html>
getElementsByClassName you do not need the
# or '.' prefix as we already know it is an Id or a class that we want to get, so we just need the text after the prefix.
So in your code example, if you update it as below:
let myList = document.querySelector('ul'); let firstListItem = document.getElementById('first'); myList.removeChild(firstListItem);
you should now be OK, hope this helps :)