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how can I set all inputs to readonly in jquery?

Posted on 2010-08-25
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Hello guys

When I open my page I'd like to set all inputs to readonly, how can I do this?

thanks
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Question by:hidrau
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$(":input").attr('readonly','readonly');
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don't need semi-colon
$("input").attr('readonly','readonly');
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use this on all input fields you want to have readonly:

.attr('readonly', true)

Example: $('#inputId').attr('readonly', true);
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by:hidrau
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can I set them by class?
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and to add this attribute how can I add ?

$(). ????
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by:hidrau
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to remove I do this:

$('#target').removeAttr("disabled");

and to add ?
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By class...

$(".className").attr('readonly','readonly');
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to add disabled...

$('#target').attr('disabled','disabled');
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thanks everybody
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