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jQuery UI Cookbook by Adam Boduch

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Chapter 8. Using Sliders

In this chapter, we will cover:

  • Controlling the size of the slider handle
  • Removing the handle focus outline
  • Using master sliders and child sliders
  • Marking step increments
  • Getting range values
  • Changing the slider orientation

Introduction

The slider widget is almost like a progress bar that the user can manipulate. The slider gives the user a handle that can be dragged along a plane in order to produce the desired value. This is especially useful in working with form values. The slider widget, by default, has useful options such as the ability to change orientation and letting the user select a value range. In this chapter, we'll look at some of the various ways we can tweak the slider widget by adding new options, or by attaching ...

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