jQuery Plugin For Nice Dialog Boxes with CSS3 Animations - jConfirm

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jQuery Plugin For Nice Dialog Boxes with CSS3 Animations - jConfirm

jConfirm is an easy, customizable jQuery dialog box alternative plugin which enables to create nice alert, confirm, and prompt boxes with cool CSS3 powered animations.


  • Gives the default dialog box a nice looking.
  • 4 built-in themes.
  • 14+ CSS3 based animations.
  • Allows to dismiss the dialog via clicking outside the dialog like the Modal.
  • Auto closes the dialog within a specified time.
  • Works with Bootstrap framework.

Basic Usage:

1. Load the required Bootstrap's stylesheet and the jquery-confirm.css in the head section of the web page.

<link href="//netdna.bootstrapcdn.com/bootstrap/3.3.1/css/bootstrap.min.css" rel="stylesheet" >
<link href="css/jquery-confirm.css" rel="stylesheet">

2. Load the jquery-confirm.js after the jQuery JavaScript library

<script src="//ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/2.1.3/jquery.min.js"></script>
<script src="js/jquery-confirm.js"></script>

3. Create a basic confirm box with custom title & content.

  title: 'Confirm Title',
  content: 'Confirm Content'

4. Create a basic alert box with custom title & content.

  title: 'Alert Title',
  content: 'Alert Content'

5. Create a basic dialog box with custom title & content.

  title: 'Dialog Title',
  content: 'Dialog Content'

6. Customize your dialog boxes with following options & callbacks.

// custom dialog template
template: '' +
  '<div class="jconfirm">' +
  '<div class="jconfirm-bg jconfirm-bg-h"></div>' +
  '<div class="jconfirm-scrollpane">' +
  '<div class="container">' +
  '<div class="row">' +
  '<div class="jconfirm-box-container">' +
  '<div class="jconfirm-box" role="dialog" aria-labelledby="labelled" tabindex="-1">' +
  '<div class="jconfirm-closeIcon">&times;</div>' +
  '<div class="jconfirm-title-c">' +
  '<span class="jconfirm-icon-c"></span>' +
  '<span class="jconfirm-title"></span></div>' +
  '<div class="jconfirm-content-pane">' +
  '<div class="jconfirm-content"></div>' +
  '</div>' +
  '<div class="jconfirm-buttons">' +
  '</div>' +
  '<div class="jconfirm-clear">' +

// title of your dialog box
title: 'Hello',

// content of your dialog box
content: 'Are you sure to continue?',

// Custom buttons
buttons: {},
defaultButtons: {
  ok: {
      action: function () {
  close: {
      action: function () {

// callback
contentLoaded: function () {

// Icon class prepended before the title.
icon: '',

// if null, the theme's default bg opacity is applied.
bgOpacity: null,

// 'light', 'dark', 'material' & 'bootstrap'
theme: 'light',

// right, left, bottom, top, rotate, none, opacity, scale, zoom, scaleY, scaleX, rotateY, rotateYR (reverse), rotateX, rotateXR (reverse) 
animation: 'scale',
closeAnimation: 'scale',

// animation speed
animationSpeed: 400,

// animation bounce
animationBounce: 1.5,

// if false, escapeKey wont work, 
// if true, will work, but no callbacks, 
// if string, will be assigned to button.
escapeKey: true,

// enable Right To left
rtl: false,

// parent container
container: 'body',

// If true, will use the container-fluid layout, to use the full browser width.
containerFluid: false,

// dismiss the dialog via clicking outside the dialog
backgroundDismiss: true,

// Animation to perform to grab the user's attention when user clicks out of the box.
backgroundDismissAnimation: 'shake',

// Auto-close the dialog within a specified time
// e.g. 'confirm|400'
autoClose: false,

// Close icon comes into picture if both the buttons are disabled, (dialog mode). 
// You may remove the close icon by settings this value to false.
closeIcon: true,

// By default jQuery confirm uses × html entity for this close symbol. You can provide icon class here to change it. 
closeIconClass: false,

// Provides a better way to set Custom width and is responsive.
// You can also set custom widths for different display sizes using the Bootstraps grid.
columnClass: 'col-md-4 col-md-offset-4 col-sm-6 col-sm-offset-3 col-xs-10 col-xs-offset-1',

// Watch the modal for changes and is centered on screen. 
watchInterval: 100,

// Callbacks
onContentReady: function () {

onOpenBefore: function () {

onOpen: function () {

onClose: function () {

onDestroy: function () {

onAction: function () {



v3.3.4 (2019-01-11)

  • Safari height bug fix. 
  • Fix isClosed bug for firefox.
  • Remove scroll to top when content height changes. 
  • added support for AMD and commonJS

v3.3.3 (2019-01-01)

  • Safari height bug fix. 
  • Fix isClosed bug for firefox.
  • Remove scroll to top when content height changes.
  • added support for AMD and commonJS

v3.3.2 (2017-08-16)

  • Added payload callback to onClose method

v3.3.1 (2017-08-11)

  • Pass 'false' in buttons property to remove all buttons in $.confirm and $.alert

v3.3.0 (2017-08-10)

  • Moved overflow scroll inside modal
  • Improved draggable
  • Added 'animateFromElement' method
  • Added 'smoothScroll' option
  • Added 'hilight' option
  • Added 'showLoading','hideLoading' option
  • Accept jquery dom element in content
  • Updated docs
  • 'setDialogCenter' method deprecated, dialog centered with CSS tables
  • 'alignMiddle' method deprecated


  • Fixed child margins don't affect parent height

v3.2.3 (2017-05-22)

  • bug fixes

v3.2.1 (2017-04-18)

  • bug fixes

v3.2.0 (2017-03-20)

  • bug fixes

v3.1.1 (2017-03-09)

  • bug fixes

v3.1.0 (2017-02-20)

  • support for bootstrap v4, justify center
  • remove buttons, only auto fill buttons if its initiated using shortcode.

v3.0.3 (2017-01-14)

  • Fixes and updates.

v3.0.2 (2017-01-11)

  • Fixes and updates.

v3.0.1 (2016-11-08)

  • Fixes and updates.

v2.5.1 (2016-03-28)

  • Fixes

v2.5.0 (2016-01-22)

  • Added closeIconClass
  • Added this.$target
  • Changed modal template
  • Watches modal for new changes auto set to center
  • New documentation
  • Added new theme 'material' and 'bootstrap'
  • Removed themes 'holodark' and 'hololight'
  • Improved performance

v2.0.0 (2015-11-21)

  • Added closeAnimation
  • Added $('a').confirm() to emulate confirm();
  • Smoother animations
  • Changed backgroundDismiss animation
  • Updated documentations

v1.8.0 (2015-11-08)

  • Minor bug fixes

v1.7.8 (2015-10-21)

  • KeyboardEnabled now doesn't work when input elements are focused in modal.

v1.7.8 (2015-09-13)

  • RTL support
  • Option to select keyboard keys

v1.7.5 (2015-08-04)

  • Callbacks added, onOpen, onClose, onAction

v1.7.3 (2015-07-14)

  • Fix show and hide for closeIcon
  • Improved animations, more CSS
  • setContent method improved.
  • setTitle method added.

v1.7.0 (2015-07-06)

  • Option for custom width added (using bootstrap grid)
  • Text overflow logic changed
  • Documentation & improvements to contentLoaded callback.


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