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moving table columns

Posted on 2008-10-06
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a table with prev and next to move the columns.
when i do prev and next i want the first columns (blue) not to move and remain visible all the time.
i dont want to split it into 2 tables.
pl help.

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01//EN"

   "http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/strict.dtd">

<html><head>

<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1">

<title></title>

<style type="text/css">/* <![CDATA[ */

 

#theTable {

  width: 1700px;

}

#theTable td {

  width: 170px;

}

 

/* ]]> */</style>

<script type="text/javascript">/* <![CDATA[ */

if((typeof($id)=='undefined')&&document.getElementById){

  window.$id=function(s){return document.getElementById(s)}

}

 

var horzTableScroll = {

  colWidth: 170,

  init:function(){

    if(!document.createTextNode) return;

    var controls = $id('controls');

    var link = document.createElement('a');

    link.href="#";

    link.appendChild(document.createTextNode('Prev'));

    var link2=link.cloneNode(false);

    link=controls.appendChild(link);

    controls.appendChild(document.createTextNode(' '));

    link.onclick=function(){return horzTableScroll.scroll(-1)};

    link2.appendChild(document.createTextNode('Next'));

    link2=controls.appendChild(link2);

    link2.onclick=function(){return horzTableScroll.scroll(1)};

    var scroller = $id('scroller');

    scroller.style.width='850px';

    scroller.style.overflow='hidden';

  },

  scroll:function(dir){

    var par = $id('scroller');

    var newNum = par.scrollLeft + dir*horzTableScroll.colWidth;

    if((newNum>=0) && (newNum <= $id('theTable').offsetWidth-par.clientWidth))

      par.scrollLeft = newNum;

    return false;

  }

};

 

window.onload = function(){

  horzTableScroll.init();

 

}

/* ]]> */</script>

</head>

<body>

 

<div id="controls"></div><br/>

<div id="scroller">

<table id="theTable" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="2" border="1">

  <tr>

    <td bgcolor="blue">1</td>

    <td>2</td>

    <td>3</td>

    <td>4</td>

    <td>5</td>

    <td>6</td>

    <td>7</td>

    <td>8</td>

    <td>9</td>

    <td>10</td>

  </tr>

  <tr>

    <td bgcolor="blue">2</td>

    <td>fsdfsd</td>

    <td>sfdsf</td>

    <td>ffsf</td>

    <td>fsfsd</td>

    <td>11</td>

    <td>12</td>

    <td>13</td>

    <td>14</td>

    <td>15</td>

  </tr>

  <tr>

    <td bgcolor="blue">3</td>

    <td>fsdfsd</td>

    <td>sfdsf</td>

    <td>ffsf</td>

    <td>fsfsd</td>

    <td>21</td>

    <td>22</td>

    <td>23</td>

    <td>24</td>

    <td>25</td>

  </tr>

  <tr>

    <td bgcolor="blue">4</td>

    <td>fsdfsd</td>

    <td>sfdsf</td>

    <td>ffsf</td>

    <td>fsfsd</td>

    <td>31</td>

    <td>32</td>

    <td>33</td>

    <td>34</td>

    <td>35</td>

  </tr>

  <tr>

    <td bgcolor="blue">5</td>

    <td colspan="2">sfdsf</td>

    <td>ffsf</td>

    <td>fsfsd</td>

    <td>41</td>

    <td>42</td>

    <td>43</td>

    <td>44</td>

    <td>45</td>

  </tr>

  <tr>

    <td bgcolor="blue">6</td>

    <td colspan="2">fsdfsd</td>

    <td>sfdsf</td>

    <td>ffsf</td>

    <td colspan="3">fsfsd</td>  

    <td>54</td>

    <td>55</td>

  </tr>

</table>

</div>

 

 

</body>

</html>

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scrathcyboy earned 500 total points
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Have you checked to see if these javascript operators even work in browsers other than IE?  I think most of the calls are IE specific, and won't work in other browsers.  But try them.
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by:vidhubala
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answer not specific to my question. thanks.
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by:vidhubala
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hi scrath,

so do u know any other way to do it? FYI it works in ie and all firefox versions..
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