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Opened 12 years ago

Closed 12 years ago

Last modified 11 years ago

#7542 closed feature (patchwelcome)

scrollWidth/scrollHeight function

Reported by: [email protected] Owned by:
Priority: undecided Milestone: 1.5
Component: unfiled Version: 1.4.4
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked by: Blocking:


I would like a function to return the actual width of an element event if it is overflow:hidden;

Actual width: the width the element would have if it had width:auto and it was under the body element. e.g. I have a table of divs that hold text. If text is too much for the current div to show (actual width) maybe activate a tooltip function. Something like that

Change History (5)

comment:1 Changed 12 years ago by [email protected]

Also a serializeArray for all elements not only on forms. I have done something similar but would like it native.

comment:2 Changed 12 years ago by jitter

Please post different feature requests as different tickets

Version 0, edited 12 years ago by jitter (next)

comment:3 Changed 12 years ago by snover

Summary: JQuery 1.5 suggestionscrollWidth/scrollHeight function

comment:4 Changed 12 years ago by snover

Keywords: needsreview added

I’m not sure of the usefulness of this versus $.fn.attr("scrollTop").

comment:5 Changed 12 years ago by dmethvin

Keywords: needsreview removed
Resolution: patchwelcome
Status: newclosed

These kinds of suggestions are great to implement as simple plugins where you can test their utility; once they are written and debugged we can consider them for inclusion.

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