The clearInterval method of the window object is used to stop a time interval based function from running. setInterval() initiates the timed functionality, while clearInterval() stops it from further processing.
The identifier that represents the setInterval() that you wish to target.
TIP: You can choose to not apply the reference for the "window" object since it is implied if not specified. window.clearInterval(myInterval); works the same as clearInterval(myInterval);