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jQuery DatePicker on a table with multiple rows

Posted on 2010-11-19
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Hi,

I have a table as follows:

<ul class="xyz">
   <li>Date</li>
   <li>Start</li>
   <li>End</li>
</ul>
<ul class="abc">
   <li><input type="text" name="date0" id="date"></li>
   <li><...></li>
   <li><...></li>
</ul>
<ul class="abc">
   <li><input type="text" name="date1" id="date"></li>
   <li><...></li>
   <li><...></li>
</ul>
.
.
.
<ul class="abc">
   <li><input type="text" name="date100" id="date"></li>
   <li><...></li>
   <li><...></li>
</ul>

The last row can be any number as it depends on the number of queries being pulled out of the database.

Currently my datepicker scripts says

$(function() {       
        $( "#date" ).datepicker({
              minDate: 0,
              changeMonth: true,
              changeYear: true,
              dateFormat: 'dd-mm-yy',
              showOn: "button",
              buttonImage: "/images/calendar.gif",
              buttonImageOnly: true,
               showOtherMonths: true,
              selectOtherMonths: true              
        });      
});       

How do I change it so that it is executed whenever the user tries to select a date in any 'dateX' field?

Thanks

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Question by:jagku
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marceloOrigoni earned 500 total points
ID: 34174271
the best way, is to add a class="date" to each field, like this:

<ul class="abc">
   <li><input type="text" name="date100" id="date" class="date"></li>
   <li><...></li>
   <li><...></li>
</ul>

and then execute the datepicker like this:

$(function() {      
        $( ".date" ).datepicker({
              minDate: 0,
              changeMonth: true,
              changeYear: true,
              dateFormat: 'dd-mm-yy',
              showOn: "button",
              buttonImage: "/images/calendar.gif",
              buttonImageOnly: true,
               showOtherMonths: true,
              selectOtherMonths: true              
        });      
});  

Marcelo
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by:jagku
ID: 34174332
Excellent - many thanks!
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