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i have a javascript timer but i want the timer to start/continue when i type and after i dont type for about 20 seconds, to pause.

<p id="demo"></p>

var c = 0;
function myCounter() {
  document.getElementById("demo").innerHTML = ++c;
Enter your name: <input type="text" id="fname" onkeyup="myFunction()">


		var myTimer = setInterval(myCounter, 1000)
function myFunction() {
	  setTimeout(function(){clearInterval(myTimer)}, 5000);
function myFunction() {
	  setTimeout(function(){myTimer}, 1000);

What I have tried:

please help. i dont know why it wont work.
Posted 6-Dec-18 15:47pm
Updated 7-Dec-18 8:47am

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