# How to allocate memory to an object whose length is set to 0 - JavaScript?

JavascriptWeb DevelopmentFront End TechnologyObject Oriented Programming

Let’s say the following is our array object −

var arrayObject =
[
"John",
"David",
"Mike"
]

Use length property to set the length to 0 and clear memory.

The syntax is as follows to clear memory and allocate again −

yourArrayObjectName.length=0; // To clear memory
yourArrayObjectName.length=4; // To allocate memory

## Example

Following is the code −

var arrayObject =
[
"John",
"David",
"Mike"
]
arrayObject.length = 0;
console.log(arrayObject);
arrayObject.length = 5;
for (var i = 0; i < arrayObject.length; i++)
console.log(arrayObject[i]);

To run the above program, you need to use the following command −

node fileName.js.

Here, my file name is demo277.js.

## Output

This will produce the following output −

PS C:\Users\Amit\javascript-code> node demo277.js
[]
undefined
undefined
undefined
undefined
undefined
Published on 03-Oct-2020 14:15:19
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