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ljepson/fast_search.js

Last active Oct 6, 2015
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Find any element Javascript
// Put in the element you want to find.
var el = document.getElementsByTagName("a"),
// Enter your search term
st = 'whatever',
// Results will go here when done
res;
for(var i = 0; i < el.length; i++) {
// Checking to see if the returned element's innerText matches the search term
if(el[i].innerText === st) {
// Results have been saved if anything was found. You can now use the variable res to do whatever you'd like
res = el[i];
}
}
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