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ASP.NET jQuery Cookbook - Second Edition

By : Sonal Aneel Allana
Book Image

ASP.NET jQuery Cookbook - Second Edition

By: Sonal Aneel Allana

Overview of this book

jQuery is a lightweight JavaScript library that has changed the landscape of client scripting in web applications. Developed by John Resig in 2006, it has taken the web by storm because of its cross-browser compatibility and the ability to get more done with less code. It has gained popularity with ASP.NET developers and is now distributed with Visual Studio and the NuGet package manager. ASP.NET jQuery Cookbook explores the wide range of utilities that the jQuery library provides. It teaches you the nitty-gritty of plugging in these features in ASP.NET web applications. It covers every aspect of interfacing the library, right from downloading and including jQuery on web pages to selecting controls, handling events, and creating animations. This book also walks you through DOM traversal and manipulation in ASP.NET and then through visual effects and graphics in ASP.NET sites. It explores advanced features such as posting AJAX requests and writing plugins. It will provide you with all the information you need to use this library confidently with ASP.NET.
Table of Contents (15 chapters)
ASP.NET jQuery Cookbook Second Edition
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Animating images in the TreeView control

A TreeView control enables you to display data in a hierarchical format. Let's apply animation to enlarge and shrink images in the nodes of a TreeView control. We will also take a look at the mechanism of easing using the jQuery UI library. The constructs used in this example are as follows:





jQuery selector

This selects an element using its ID.


jQuery selector

This selects all elements with the specified HTML tag.


jQuery object

This refers to the current jQuery object.


jQuery method

This performs a custom animation on the specified CSS properties.


jQuery selector

This selects an element with the specified attribute ending with the value string.


jQuery method

This finds all elements that match the filter.


CSS property

This is the height of the element.


jQuery event

This is fired when the mouse...