I'm very new to JavaScript and jQuery. However, I've jumped into trying to make inline edit for my wp_list_table but find it difficult to catch the class for some reason.

The classes for the column I'm trying to catch is named

<td class="director column-director">

I've tried the 2 following statements below to check that I actually catch the class correctly:

$( ".director").click(function() {
  alert( "Handler for .click() called." );

$( ".director", '.column-director' ).click(function() {
  alert( "Handler for .click() called." );

The console shows no errors and nothing is happening when I click the <td>. Is there anyone that can tell me what I'm doing wrong?

  • replace $( ".director", '.column-director' ) by $( ".director, .column-director")
    – Karun
    Jun 29 '15 at 9:35
  • Ty for the answer Karun now i know how to mark serval classes at once :) but it did'nt work, konsol shows no errors and nothing happens when i press the td.
    – Alexander
    Jun 29 '15 at 9:39
  • Is your table an Ajax return? I tested the jQuery code. It was ok. Anyways try replacing $ by jQuery
    – Karun
    Jun 29 '15 at 9:40

Replace $( ".director", '.column-director' ) by $( ".director, .column-director") and also replace $ by jQuery

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