Combining Multiple attributes in jQuery


Below are some of the code snippets available in jQuery for you to combine your multiple lines of code: Combining multiple css properties or element attributes: Statement: Set the width and height attributes for a table with id=mytable $("#mytable").attr({width:'50px',height:'40px'}); Statement: Set the css properties of width, height, background-color for a div with id=mydiv $("#mydiv").css({width:'50px',height:'40px',background-color:'#F2F2F2'}); Combining … Continue reading Combining Multiple attributes in jQuery

Best Practices for jQuery Developers


Following are some of the best practices that you could follow while working with jQuery: Plugins: Please avoid unnecessary use of plugins If a plugin is being used, respect the authors work and ensure that the plugin file is reused with the license comments intact If you are writing a reusable functionality in the code, … Continue reading Best Practices for jQuery Developers

Generate JSON string output in C#


This is one of the most widely used and very useful script that you could use in your web services/ WCF services/ Handlers or any place wherein you require a JSON string to be passed to the client/ consumer. We make use of the Serialize method in JavaScriptSerializer class in C# under the following namespace: … Continue reading Generate JSON string output in C#

Selecting a complex jQuery selector present in a page


Most of time, the moment we see a complex ID like 'ctl00_m_g_f368f5ab_d679_4436_a6da_938c6bfcd60a_ctl00_SearchCheckBox' we faint... 😉 And what we end up is start finding some parent which has an ID or see if there is a css class defined for this control. Targeting a control using its parent is good and performance-wise effective. However, using a … Continue reading Selecting a complex jQuery selector present in a page

Solve Flickering jQuery accordion issue in MOSS 2007


MOSS 2007 for the simple reason of missing a DOCTYPE can screw up the smoothness of animations created through jQuery. One of my situations didn't allow me to add DOCTYPE to my master and my clients ended up seeing flickering animation of the accordion. Seriously that was irritating. Being an ardent admirer and an evangelist … Continue reading Solve Flickering jQuery accordion issue in MOSS 2007

Enable Tab navigation for your entire page using jQuery


One of the most commonly faced Accessibility issue is in maintaining the tab order. If you don't take it the right way, you might end up wasting days and days of effort, when you can just get it done in 2mins using jQuery. Requirement: Clicking on tab should go through all the functional controls on … Continue reading Enable Tab navigation for your entire page using jQuery

jQuery Plugin: Page Size Analyzer for Page Performance Monitoring


One of my senior Technical Architect asked me if i could come up with some useful widget that could help him display the page size of the current page. I thought of writing a jQuery plugin that could do this job. I am sharing it here. Do read the notes carefully before using it. Screenshot: … Continue reading jQuery Plugin: Page Size Analyzer for Page Performance Monitoring