Touch-Friendly Checkboxes and Radios Replacement Plugin - CheckABox

Touch-Friendly Checkboxes and Radios Replacement Plugin - CheckABox
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License: MIT
   

CheckABox is a pretty and touch-friendly jQuery plugin that takes advantage of javascript,CSS and font icons to replace the default checkboxes and radio buttons to make them more beautiful and user-friendly.

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How to use it:

1. Include jQuery library and jQuery CheckABox on your web page

<script src="http://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.9.1/jquery.min.js"></script>
<script src="lib/checkABox.js"></script>

2. Include font-awesome.min.css on the webpage (optional)

<link rel="stylesheet" href="http://netdna.bootstrapcdn.com/font-awesome/3.1.1/css/font-awesome.min.css" />

3. Create the html

<section class="faExample">

<label>
<input type="checkbox" name="a" value="1" />
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</label>

<label>
<input type="radio" name="gender" value="1" checked="checked" />
Male</label>
<label>

</section>

4. Create the javascript to initialize the checkboxes and radio buttons

<link rel="stylesheet" href="http://netdna.bootstrapcdn.com/font-awesome/3.1.1/css/font-awesome.min.css" />

5. The CSS

label {
display: block;
cursor: pointer;
width: 200px;
-webkit-touch-callout: none;
-webkit-user-select: none;
-khtml-user-select: none;
-moz-user-select: none;
-ms-user-select: none;
user-select: none;
}
input[type='checkbox'], input[type='radio'] {
display: none;
}
.faExample label {
font-size: 1.5em;
vertical-align: middle;
margin: 5px 0 5px 25px;
}
.faExample .ui-icon {
border-radius: 15%;
font-size: 0.8em;
display: inline-block;
box-shadow: 0 0 3px 0 rgb(216, 216, 216), inset 0 2px 0 -1px rgba(127, 127, 127, 0.27), 0 3px 7px -3px rgb(53, 53, 53);
background-color: #474747;
background: linear-gradient(to bottom, #474747 0%, #232323 100%);
padding: 7px;
}
.faExample [class*="icon-"] {
color: #444;
}
.faExample .ui-icon-on {
color: #fff;
background-color: #0276c2;
background: linear-gradient(to bottom, #0276c2 0%, #028ee7 100%);
box-shadow: 0 0 3px 1px rgb(216, 216, 216), 0 2px 0 -1px rgba(127, 127, 127, 0.27), inset 0 4px 13px -2px rgba(0, 0, 0, 0.5);
}
.faExample .ui-icon-round {
font-size: 0.7em;
padding: 9px 10px;
border-radius: 50%;
}

Change log:

v0.1.4 (2014-03-09)

  • stick to one event type

This awesome jQuery plugin is developed by ImmobilienScout24. For more Advanced Usages, please check the demo page or visit the official website.