Learn Basic String and Array Methods by Building a Music Player - Step 18

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I cant seem to find out where I need to place the join(" ").

Your code so far

 return `
      <li id="song-${song.id}" class="playlist-song">
      <button class="playlist-song-info">
          <span class="playlist-song-title">${song.title}</span>
          <span class="playlist-song-artist">${song.artist}</span>
          <span class="playlist-song-duration">${song.duration}</span>
      </button>
      <button class="playlist-song-delete" aria-label="Delete ${song.title}">
          <svg width="20" height="20" viewBox="0 0 16 16" fill="none" xmlns="http://www.w3.org/2000/svg"><circle cx="8" cy="8" r="8" fill="#4d4d62"/>
          <path fill-rule="evenodd" clip-rule="evenodd" d="M5.32587 5.18571C5.7107 4.90301 6.28333 4.94814 6.60485 5.28651L8 6.75478L9.39515 5.28651C9.71667 4.94814 10.2893 4.90301 10.6741 5.18571C11.059 5.4684 11.1103 5.97188 10.7888 6.31026L9.1832 7.99999L10.7888 9.68974C11.1103 10.0281 11.059 10.5316 10.6741 10.8143C10.2893 11.097 9.71667 11.0519 9.39515 10.7135L8 9.24521L6.60485 10.7135C6.28333 11.0519 5.7107 11.097 5.32587 10.8143C4.94102 10.5316 4.88969 10.0281 5.21121 9.68974L6.8168 7.99999L5.21122 6.31026C4.8897 5.97188 4.94102 5.4684 5.32587 5.18571Z" fill="white"/></svg>
      </button>
      </li>
      `;
    })

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Learn Basic String and Array Methods by Building a Music Player - Step 18

Hi @karstenlogstrup !

Welcome to the forum!

The join method should go after the map method. The map method ends on line 105

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Hi thank you.

It doesn’t work. And now I realised that the previous code is not showing in the preview!

Please post your latest code with your changes

Trying resetting the browser cache or trying another browser.

I am currently using chrome and the code is showing up on my end

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     return `
      <li id="song-${song.id}" class="playlist-song">
      <button class="playlist-song-info">
          <span class="playlist-song-title">${song.title}</span>
          <span class="playlist-song-artist">${song.artist}</span>
          <span class="playlist-song-duration">${song.duration}</span>
      </button>
      <button class="playlist-song-delete" aria-label="Delete ${song.title}">
          <svg width="20" height="20" viewBox="0 0 16 16" fill="none" xmlns="http://www.w3.org/2000/svg"><circle cx="8" cy="8" r="8" fill="#4d4d62"/>
          <path fill-rule="evenodd" clip-rule="evenodd" d="M5.32587 5.18571C5.7107 4.90301 6.28333 4.94814 6.60485 5.28651L8 6.75478L9.39515 5.28651C9.71667 4.94814 10.2893 4.90301 10.6741 5.18571C11.059 5.4684 11.1103 5.97188 10.7888 6.31026L9.1832 7.99999L10.7888 9.68974C11.1103 10.0281 11.059 10.5316 10.6741 10.8143C10.2893 11.097 9.71667 11.0519 9.39515 10.7135L8 9.24521L6.60485 10.7135C6.28333 11.0519 5.7107 11.097 5.32587 10.8143C4.94102 10.5316 4.88969 10.0281 5.21121 9.68974L6.8168 7.99999L5.21122 6.31026C4.8897 5.97188 4.94102 5.4684 5.32587 5.18571Z" fill="white"/></svg>
      </button>
      </li>
      `;
    });
    join("");

This is the preview.

The join method should be on this line here. also there should be a dot before the join method

reason being is because you are doing what is called method chaining.

Here is a basic example

map().join()
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Ahh of course. Thank you very much.

Looking at the code, we haven’t called the renderSongs function.
So the songs will show up in another step.

Ok. great thank you very much. Have a nice evening.

Karsten

remove the semicolon before the join(’ ')
try like this
}).join(“”)