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jQuery delay()

The jQuery delay() method is used to delay the execution of functions in the queue. It is a best method to make a delay between the queued jQuery effects. The jQUery delay () method sets a timer to delay the execution of the next item in the queue.


speed: It is an optional parameter. It specifies the speed of the delay. Its possible vales are slow, fast and milliseconds.

queueName: It is also an optional parameter. It specifies the name of the queue. Its default value is "fx" the standard queue effect.

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jQuery delay() example with different values

Let's see a jQuery delay() effect example where we are using fast, slow and milliseconds values.

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This example sets different speed values for the delay() method.

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