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JavaScript

How do I check if a checkbox is checked using pure javascript?

<input type="checkbox"> My Todo
// check if checkbox is checked... 

1 Answer

jag
jag
18,266 Points
var x = document.getElementById('box').checked;

console.log(x)

This will return true or false.