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JavaScript JavaScript and the DOM Making Changes to the DOM Modifying Elements

Daniel Bowman
Daniel Bowman
2,930 Points

No matter which way I put in the answer it says I'm wrong.

I have tried to answer this many ways and no matter what I do it does not work. i have tried: const inputValue = document.getElementById("linkName").value;

const inputValue = document.querySelectorAll('input'); inputValue.value;

const inputValue = document.getElementsByTag('input').value

and many other ways nothing works for me

app.js
var inputValue = document.getElementById("linkName").value;
index.html
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
    <head>
      <title>DOM Manipulation</title>
    </head>
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="style.css" />
    <body>
      <div id="content">
        <label for="linkText">Link Text:</label>
        <input type="text" id="linkText" value="sample text">
        <p class="info"></p>
      </div>
    <script src="app.js"></script>
  </body>
</html>

1 Answer

Try changing "linkName" to "linkText" to match the id of the input element.

document.querySelectorAll returns a NodeList and document.getElementsByTagName returns an HTMLCollection. You can specify that you want the first element by using [0] or by using document.querySelector instead.

Daniel Bowman
Daniel Bowman
2,930 Points

Ahhhh... my bad lol thank you