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Call any jQuery method

# [Cypress.$( **selector** )](#section-selector-usage) Cypress automatically proxies [jQuery](https://jquery.com/) and exposes it as `Cypress.$` Calling `Cypress.$("button")` will automatically query for elements in your `remote window`. In other words, Cypress automatically sets the `document` to be whatever you've currently navigated to via [`cy.visit`](https://on.cypress.io/api/visit). This is a great way to *synchronously* query for elements when debugging from Chrome Dev Tools. *** # Other proxied jQuery methods * `Cypress.$.Event` * `Cypress.$.Deferred` * `Cypress.$.ajax` * `Cypress.$.get` * `Cypress.$.getJSON` * `Cypress.$.getScript` * `Cypress.$.post` [block:callout] { "type": "info", "body": "If you're looking to make an XHR request in your test scripts, use [`cy.request`](https://on.cypress.io/api/request)" } [/block] *** # Selector Usage [block:code] { "codes": [ { "code": "var $li = Cypress.$(\"ul li:first\")\n\ncy\n .wrap($li)\n .should(\"not.have.class\", \"active\")\n .click()\n .should(\"have.class\", \"active\")\n", "language": "javascript" } ] } [/block]