jQuery Custom Select Box Replacement - Selectbox

jQuery Custom Select Box Replacement - Selectbox
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Selectbox is a jQuery plugin for replacing the default select drop down list with a stylish & animated alternative.

How to use it:

1. Load the required stylesheet file in the head section of your document.

<link href="css/jquery.selectbox.css" type="text/css" rel="stylesheet" />

2. Create a standard Html select box.

<select name="country_id" id="country_id" tabindex="1">
<option value="">-- Select country --</option>
<optgroup label="North America">
<option value="1">USA</option>
<option value="9">Canada</option>
</optgroup>
<optgroup label="Europe">
<option value="2">France</option>
<option value="3">Spain</option>
<option value="6">Bulgaria</option>
<option value="7" disabled="disabled">Greece</option>
<option value="8">Italy</option>
</optgroup>
<optgroup label="Asia" disabled="disabled">
<option value="5">Japan</option>
<option value="11">China</option>
</optgroup>
<option value="4">Brazil</option>
<option value="10">South Africa</option>
</select>

3. Load the latest jQuery library and jQuery Selectbox plugin at the end of your document.

<script src="http://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.10.2/jquery.min.js"></script> 
<script type="text/javascript" src="js/jquery.selectbox-0.2.js"></script> 

4. Call the plugin with options.

<script type="text/javascript">
$(function () {
$("#country_id").selectbox({
speed: 200,
effect: "slide", // "slide" or "fade"
onChange: null, // Define a callback function when the selectbox is changed
onOpen: null, // Define a callback function when the selectbox is open
onClose: null // Define a callback function when the selectbox is closed});
});
</script>

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