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Callout using JavaScript

Posted on 2008-06-16
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I want to have a callout when the mouse moves over a particular <td> or a <tr>
So like on the mouseover event i want to show a callout - and this callout
will have dynamic data.
I am able to show the data using a pop-up but it does not look like a callout - so can you please let me know how to add a callout to display the dynamic data
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Question by:dnraj
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by:Zvonko
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What is a callout? Can you explain what you mean in plain English?
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by:Robin
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On http://www.walterzorn.com/tooltip/tooltip_e.htm you can find javascript
to show a tooltip.
Is this what you're looking for?
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by:dnraj
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Say, if you open Microsoft word document , select ->View-> Toolbars-> Drawing . From the Drawing toolbar select the option - autoshapes. It has one of the menus called - 'Callouts' - I was referring to this.
Its ideally a tool-tip, but with different shapes.
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Robin earned 250 total points
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OK, a callout shaped tooltip :)

Take a look here : http://www.nitobi.com/products/callout/features/

This looks ok?
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by:dnraj
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You got it :)
Cool - thanks for the reference.
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