Custom Select Dropdown With Search Box - Amsifyselect.js

Custom Select Dropdown With Search Box - Amsifyselect.js
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Amsifyselect.js is an improved, progressive enhancement custom select dropdown jQuery plugin for stylizing and manipulating the native HTML select element with searchable options.

Features:

  • Fully styled.
  • Supports Materialize & Bootstrap frameworks.
  • Search Box to filter through options.
  • Supports both single and multiple selection.
  • Allows you to specify the max number of options to select.
  • Optgroup is supported as well.

How to use it:

1. Load the stylesheet 'amsify.select.css' and JavaScript 'amsify.select.js' in the HTML document.

<link rel="stylesheet" href="/path/to/css/amsify.select.css" />
<script src="/path/to/cdn/jquery.slim.min.js"></script>
<script src="/path/to/js/jquery.amsifyselect.js"></script>

2. To make options searchable, add the 'searchable' attribute to your HTML list as follows:

<select name="country" multiple searchable>
  <option value="">Select Country</option>
  <optgroup label="Asia">
    <option value="1">India</option>
    <option value="2">Afghanistan</option>
    <option value="3">Bangladesh</option>
    <option value="4">Nepal</option>
    <option value="5">Sri Lanka</option>
  </optgroup>
  <optgroup label="America">
    <option value="6">USA</option>
    <option value="7">Canada</option>
    <option value="8">West Indies</option>
    <option value="9">Chile</option>
    <option value="10">Argentina</option>
  </optgroup>
  <optgroup label="Africa">
    <option value="11">South Africa</option>
    <option value="12">Nigeria</option>
    <option value="13">Algeria</option>
    <option value="14">Somalia</option>
    <option value="15">Sudan</option>
  </optgroup>
</select>

3. Call the plugin and apply the default theme to the custom select dropdown. Done.

$('select').amsifySelect({
  type : 'amsify'
});

4. The plugin also works with the latest Bootstrap & Materialize frameworks.

$('select').amsifySelect({
  type : 'bootstrap'
});
$('select').amsifySelect({
  type : 'materialize'
});

5. You can also enable the searchable functionality in the JavaScript.

$('select').amsifySelect({
  searchable : true
});

6. Determine the max number of options allowed to select. Default: 30.

$('select').amsifySelect({
  limit: 10
});

7. Determine the max number of labels allowed to show. Default: 5.

$('select').amsifySelect({
  labelLimit: 3
});

8. Customize the Clear & Close buttons displayed at the bottom of the dropdown list.

$('select').amsifySelect({
  classes: {
    clear : '',
    close : ''
  }
});

9. Refresh the select dropdown in case new options are added.

$('select').amsifySelect({
  // options here
}, 'refresh');

10. Destroy the select dropdown.

$('select').amsifySelect({
  // options here
}, 'destroy');

This awesome jQuery plugin is developed by amsify42. For more Advanced Usages, please check the demo page or visit the official website.