Go Premium for a chance to win a PS4. Enter to Win

x
?
Solved

Delay onmouseover effect for 1 second

Posted on 2006-07-08
2
Medium Priority
?
371 Views
Last Modified: 2012-06-22
in the following script there is only one modication that I wish to make, that is I want the mouse to hover over the link for 1 second before the mouseover effect takes place, is this possible

<a  onmouseover="javascript:this.style.cursor='hand';window.open('http://whatever.html','mypage','')"</A>
0
Comment
Question by:kempvet
2 Comments
 
LVL 26

Accepted Solution

by:
DireOrbAnt earned 2000 total points
ID: 17067035
<SCRIPT LANGUAGE="JavaScript">
var TimerID = 0;
function StartOver() {
  TimerID = setTimeout('ActivateOver()', 1000);
}

function StopOver() {
  if (TimerID) {
        clearTimeout(TimerID);
            TimerID = 0;
      }
}

function ActivateOver() {
  window.open('http://whatever.html','mypage','');
}
</SCRIPT>

<a href="javascript:;" onmouseover="StartOver()" onmouseout="StopOver()">Test me</a>
0
 

Author Comment

by:kempvet
ID: 17067069
thanks, I suspected that a function may need to be called, this then saves the hassle when someone is moving their mouse to another page and just flicking over the link,
regards
kempvet
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: SSL Checker

Scans your site and returns information about your SSL implementation and certificate. Helpful for debugging and validating your SSL configuration.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

This article will give core knowledge of JavaScript and will head in to your first JavaScript program. I am Durvesh Naik and I am here to deal with this series of JavaScript. I will teach you JavaScript in part wise , as its quite boring to read big…
A while back, I ran into a situation where I was trying to use the calculated columns feature in SharePoint 2013 to do some simple math using values in two lists. Between certain data types not being accessible, and also with trying to make a one to…
The viewer will learn the basics of jQuery, including how to invoke it on a web page. Reference your jQuery libraries: (CODE) Include your new external js/jQuery file: (CODE) Write your first lines of code to setup your site for jQuery.: (CODE)
The viewer will learn the basics of jQuery including how to code hide show and toggles. Reference your jQuery libraries: (CODE) Include your new external js/jQuery file: (CODE) Write your first lines of code to setup your site for jQuery…
Suggested Courses

782 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question