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jQuery - how to get value of input field?

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Using jQuery it is possible to set input field value in following way.

Short solution

var value = $('#my-input').val();

var value = $('#my-input').attr('value');

1. Input val method example

// ONLINE-RUNNER:browser;

<!doctype html>
<html>
<head>
  <style>  
  
    input {
    	padding: 10px;
      	width: 300px;
    }
    
  </style>
  <script src="https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/3.0.0/jquery.min.js"></script>
</head>
<body>
  <input id="my-input" type="text" value="This is example value..." />
  <script>

    var input = $('#my-input');
    var value = input.val();

    console.log(value);

  </script>
</body>
</html>

2. Input attr method example

// ONLINE-RUNNER:browser;

<!doctype html>
<html>
<head>
  <style>  
  
    input {
    	padding: 10px;
      	width: 300px;
    }
    
  </style>
  <script src="https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/3.0.0/jquery.min.js"></script>
</head>
<body>
  <input id="my-input" type="text" value="This is example value..." />
  <script>

    var input = $('#my-input');
    var value = input.attr('value');
    
    console.log(value);

  </script>
</body>
</html>
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