How to use delegate() Method event in jQuery

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jQuery Event delegate() Method

When a specific function to run then the events occurs. The delegate() attaches one or more event handlers for specified elements that are children of selected elements.

It is work in both current and FUTURE elements (new element created by a script) when event handler attached using the delegate().






<!DOCTYPE html>



<script type="text/javascript" src="jquery.js"></script>

<script type="text/javascript">

    $(document).ready(function () {

        $("div").delegate("button", "click", function () {







<div style="background-color:Red">

<div style ="font-family :Gigi ">

<p>This is my first paragraph.</p>


<button>Click me</button>






delegate method pic12.jpg


Note: In this output after click on the click me button paragraph <p> hide.


Parameter Description
childSelector Required. It is define that one or more child element attach to the event handler
Event Required. It is define that one or more event attached to the element.

And must be valid event, multiple event separated by space.

Data It is define that additional data to pass along with the function.
function Required. It define that function to run when event occur.

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