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

Lukasz Milde
Lukasz Milde
7,199 Points

Why my code doesn't work ? const inputValue = document.querySelector('input')

Error

app.js
const inputValue = document.querySelector('input')
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>

4 Answers

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
216,033 Points

Your code makes the variable reference the element itself, but the challenge wants it to contain the value from that element.

Lukasz Milde
Lukasz Milde
7,199 Points

Got it. Thank you

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
216,033 Points

Cheers, and happy holidays!   :christmas_tree:

Lukasz Milde
Lukasz Milde
7,199 Points

Oh no! Sorry , hahaha I've fixed it Happy holidays !