jQuery - unbind( [type], [fn] ) Method


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Description

The unbind( [type], [fn] ) method does the opposite of bind, it removes bound events from each of the matched elements.

Syntax

Here is the simple syntax to use this method −

selector.unbind( [type], [fn] )

Parameters

Here is the description of all the parameters used by this method −

  • type − One or more event types separated by a space.

  • fn − A function to unbind from the event on each of the set of matched elements.

Example

Following is a simple example a simple showing the usage of this method −

<html>
   <head>
      <title>The jQuery Example</title>
      <script type="text/javascript" src="http://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/2.1.3/jquery.min.js"></script>
		
      <script type="text/javascript" language="javascript">
         $(document).ready(function() {

            function aClick() {
               $("div").show().fadeOut("slow");
            }
				
            $("#bind").click(function () {
               $("#theone").click(aClick).text("Can Click!");
            });
				
            $("#unbind").click(function () {
               $("#theone").unbind('click', aClick).text("Does nothing...");
            });
         });
      </script>
		
      <style>
         button { margin:5px; }
         button#theone { color:red; background:yellow; }
      </style>
		
   </head>
	
   <body>
	
      <button id="theone">Does nothing...</button>
      <button id="bind">Bind Click</button>
      <button id="unbind">Unbind Click</button>
		
      <div style="display:none;">Click!</div>
		
   </body>
	
</html>

This will produce following result:


jquery-events.htm

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