How to remove a CSS class using jQuery

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We have learned how to add a CSS class using jQuery to any element in this post. But this time we will check how we can remove a CSS class from any element.

Step 1:
Write some text under class someclass and removeme

<div class="someclass removeme">
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Step 2:
Add some css style to class removeme

.removeme {
color: red;
font-weight: bold;

At this stage our page looks like this:

Step 3:
Add jQuery library in head section.

<script type="text/javascript" src="https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.7.2/jquery.min.js"></script>

Step 4:
Now we will add jQuery code in head section and tell it to find class someclass and remove class removeme from it.

<script type="text/javascript">

Click below link to see the change.

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Name: Ravi Shekhar
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