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jQuery UI Cookbook by Adam Boduch

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Resizable content sections

Resizable content sections allow the user to adjust the height by dragging the bottom of the section. This is a nice alternative having to rely on the heightStyle property. Thus, if each section of the accordion can be adjusted by the user, they have the freedom to tailor the accordion layout. For example, if the accordion has a tall section, with wasted space at the bottom, the user might choose to shrink the height of that section to gain a better view of the accordion, and other components of the UI for that matter.

How to do it...

We'll extend the default accordion's _create() method by making each content's div within the accordion resizable using the resizable interaction widget.

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