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jQuery Tools UI Library by Alex Libby

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Chapter 3. Form Tools

Ask yourself a question: do you like filling in forms? If, as I suspect, the answer is no, then join the masses—there is nothing worse than filling in a form online, only to find you've entered in something incorrectly, and you have to go back and change it…

Enter jQuery Tools' Form Tools!

This group of 3 useful tools may not be as popular as some of the other tools in the library, but they still serve a useful function.

In this chapter we will learn about the following:

  • How to use Validator to ensure a form is correctly filled out, or to display errors when this is not the case
  • How to update the basic style of DateInput, using elements of jQuery UI's themes
  • How to turn RangeInput into a browser, so you can scroll through a number ...

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