Warning: This function has been deprecated. Use esc_js() instead.

js_escape( string $text )

Escape single quotes, specialchar double quotes, and fix line endings.

Description Description

The filter ‘js_escape’ is also applied by esc_js().

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Parameters Parameters


(string) (Required) The text to be escaped.

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Return Return

(string) Escaped text.

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Source Source

File: wp-includes/deprecated.php

function js_escape( $text ) {
	_deprecated_function( __FUNCTION__, '2.8.0', 'esc_js()' );
	return esc_js( $text );

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Changelog Changelog

Version Description
2.8.0 Use esc_js()
2.0.4 Introduced.

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