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View Full Version : Moving DOM nodes



MissKay
01-17-2005, 05:29 PM
Hi all,

I've been playing with a page where a number of forms create new paragraphs, tables and divs further down the page, which is now all working fine. What I can't seem to do though is to move a node which I have created to somewhere else in the page. I can delete them and create them, but the node I want to use has quite a number of child nodes so I didn't want to have to recreate them all again. Does anyone know how to move a node without deleting and rewriting it please?

Thanks

jkd
01-17-2005, 07:45 PM
If you appendChild(thenode) to some other element, it is first removed from the document then readded.

You could also thenode.cloneNode(true), then append that elsewhere, and delete thenode later on.



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