JqxMenu

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JqxMenu.png

Description

jqxMenu represents a jQuery menu widget that makes it easy to add menus to your app. With the jqxMenu you can create website menus, customized context menus, or application-style menu bars with just a small amount of scripting. Submenus are not supported on mobile devices.

jqWidgets is a commercial product, which depending on how you use it, requires a license fee. Complete details are on jqWidget's website. The product is well supported.

Properties and Methods

This control is well documented on the jqWidget's website: http://www.jqwidgets.com/jquery-widgets-documentation/.

Styling and Appearance

Font Size (Menu)

You can change the font size with the LI or UL attribute.

 $("#Menu2").find("li").css("font-size","30px")
or
 $("#Menu2").find("ul").css("font-size","30px")

Jqxmenu fontsize.jpg

Font Size (Sub Menu Items)

You can change the font size from sub menu items with your own STYLE defination (smfs = Sub Menu font size Style) into the SOURCE.

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 {label: "<style>smfs {font-size: 20px;} </style> <smfs>  Product A  </smfs>" }

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Jqxmenu fontsize sub menu items.jpg

Minimized

You can show the jqxmenu as minimized.

$("#Menu1").jqxMenu("minimize");

Jqxmenu minimized.jpg




Images

You can show your jqxmenu with small images (16x16). You must define your img src attribute into SOURCE like below:


..........
..........
 source = [ _
   {label: "<img src=images/mail.png /> Home" }, _
   {label: "<img src=images/folder.png /> Products", items: [ _
      {label: "Product A" }, _
      {label: "Product B" } ] _
    }, _
    {label: "<img src=images/notepad.png /> Buy" }, _
    {label: "<img src=images/smiley.png /> Contact" }, _
    {label: "<img src=images/settings.png /> About"}]
...........
...........


Jqxmenu images.jpg

Example (Basic)

Sub Main()
  $("#Menu1").jqxMenu(Menu1_settings)
  $("#Menu2").jqxMenu(Menu2_settings)
End Sub

Function Menu1_onitemclick(event)
  menuItemText=$(event.target).text()
  console.log(menuItemText)
End Function

source = [ _
  {label: "Home" }, _
  {label: "Products", items: [ _
    {label: "Product A" }, _
    {label: "Product B" } ] _
  }, _
  {label: "Purchase" }, _
  {label: "Contact Us" }, _
  {label: "About Us"}]

Menu1_settings.source=source
Menu2_settings.source=source

Example (JavaScript)

function Main() {
  $("#Menu1").jqxMenu(Menu1_settings);
  $("#Menu2").jqxMenu(Menu2_settings);
}

Menu1.onitemclick = function(event) {
  menuItemText=$(event.target).text();
  console.log(menuItemText);
}

source = [ {label: "Home" }, {label: "Products" , items: [ {label: "Product A" }, {label: "Product B" } ] }, {label: "Purchase" }, {label: "Contact Us" }, {label: "About Us"}];

Menu1_settings.source=source;
Menu2_settings.source=source;

Output

See above.