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append a child as the first node

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Hi All,

Im sure its possible, every time I create a new element and add it to a node it becomes the last child.

How do I append a child to be the first node?
Jul 8 '08 #1
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This code inserts a new p as the first child node of the first div in the document.
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  1. var who=document.createElement('p');
  2. var pa= document.getElementsByTagName('div')[0];
  4. if(pa.firstChild) pa.insertBefore(who,pa.firstChild);
  5. else pa.appendChild(who);
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