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  • ViewBox - Looking for code or method to deselect all items in a list

    Looking for similar code for a list control _deselectAll().
    Need to programatically loop through the list and change class ="iOS7ListItem iOS7ListItemSelected" to class ="iOS7ListItem"

    Here is the HTML that I see in firebug.
    <div id="A5UID23" class="iOS7ListItem iOS7ListItemSelected" a5-item="_AARow" a5-value="Beverages">
    <div id="A5UID24" class="iOS7ListItem iOS7ListItemSelected" a5-item="_AARow" a5-value="Condiments">
    <div id="A5UID25" class="iOS7ListItem" a5-item="_AARow" a5-value="Confections">
    <div id="A5UID26" class="iOS7ListItem" a5-item="_AARow" a5-value="Dairy Products">
    <div id="A5UID27" class="iOS7ListItem" a5-item="_AARow" a5-value="Fruit">

  • #2
    Re: ViewBox - Looking for code or method to deselect all items in a list

    To change the class and not even have to loop through:

    EDIT: My suggestion is really NOT a good solution. See David's solution as the cleanest and safest solution.
    Last edited by jgrannis; 06-02-2017, 03:13 PM.


    • #3
      Re: ViewBox - Looking for code or method to deselect all items in a list

      To de-select all the selected items in a ViewBox... get the ViewBox object and set it's value to an empty string. This resets all the ViewBox properties that have been set while you were selecting items.

      var vObj = {dialog.Object}.getControl('viewbox1');
      I don't know if this is the right way... or the best way... but this seems to work and doesn't seem to hurt anything.

      If you don't already have the ViewBox object, you can use...



      • #4
        Re: ViewBox - Looking for code or method to deselect all items in a list

        Thanks David and Jeff for your response. Appreciate the prompt replies. Both options work. David's is a littler easier to remember.


        • #5
          Re: ViewBox - Looking for code or method to deselect all items in a list

          Originally posted by frankiez View Post
          Thanks David and Jeff for your response. Appreciate the prompt replies. Both options work. David's is a littler easier to remember.
          I highly recommend using the method suggested by David. It not only removes the class that highlights the selected rows, but also updates the variables that track the selected rows. Removing a class name doesn't deselect a row in a list or viewbox.
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