function js_escape( $text ) {}

Escape single quotes, specialchar double quotes, and fix line endings.
The filter ‘js_escape’ is also applied by esc_js()


  • string $text: The text to be escaped.

Return values

returns:Escaped text.

Source code

function js_escape( $text ) {

	_deprecated_function( __FUNCTION__, '2.8', 'esc_js()' );

	return esc_js( $text );



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