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          <title>DOM Range Example</title>
          <script type="text/javascript">
              function extractContent() {
                  var oP1 = document.getElementById("p1");
                  var oHello = oP1.firstChild.firstChild;
                  var oWorld = oP1.lastChild;
                  var oRange = document.createRange();
                  oRange.setStart(oHello, 2);
                  oRange.setEnd(oWorld, 3);
                  var oFragment = oRange.extractContents();
      <body><p id="p1"><b>Hello</b> World</p>
          <input type="button" value="Extract Content" onclick="extractContent()" />  
          <p><strong>Note:</strong> This example uses DOM ranges and will only work in browsers that support DOM ranges. This example will fail in Internet Explorer.</p>

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