jQuery ubinding a click event after first click

This article looks at using jQuery unbind to remove a click event after the first click. As an example we'll be creating a simple search box the gets displayed on first click and would do the search on second click. As always don't forget to include jQuery!


<input type='text' id='searchBox' />
<input type='button' id='searchButton' value='search' />


$( document ).ready(function() {

        return false;



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