LmC LmC - 2 months ago 13
HTML Question

Jquery Each Input Within DIV (Has A Table)

Im currently trying to get all input elements from a DIV.

$("[required]").each(function() {


I have this code which returns every element with a

I know within the function of that
I can use each item like:


So I get the div ID's shown below, and try to get all the inputs from it via:

var id = $(this).attr('id');
console.log("### " + id);
console.log($("#" + id + " > :input").length);

Which returns 0 when I have 4 in put elements within that DIV (also theres a table in the div).

What I would ideally like to do is for each input element within my div, print its ID.


<div id="contactAddress" required="true">

<td>Addres line 1:</td>
<td colspan="2">
<input type="text"/>
<td>Addres line 2:</td>
<td colspan="2">
<input type="text" />


Shows nothign but if i add anythign outsire the or like below...

<div id="contactAddress" required="true">
<input type="text" />

And run
It shows it put not the table?

Any ideas im using Jquery Mobile


This below will find all inputs inside the div element. It will then leave a log of the id of this element.

$("div > input").each(function() {
  console.log( $(this).attr("id") );

if you need the div id containing the inputs you could use .parent()

$("input").each(function() {
  console.log( $(this).parent().attr("id") );