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Building UIs with Wijmo by Yuguang Zhang

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Summary

In this chapter we learned about Wijmo's form components. A checkbox is used when multiple items can be selected. Wijmo's checkbox widget has style enhancements over the default checkboxes. Radio buttons are used when only one item is to be selected. While jQuery UI only supports button sets on radio buttons, Wijmo's radio buttons are much more intuitive. Wijmo's dropdown widget should only be used when there are nested or categorized <select> options. The ComboBox comes with more features when the structure of the options is flat. InputDate is used to display a date selector calendar widget, while the InputMask is meant to give users a hint of what the correct input format is.

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