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Jquery ui button disable problem

Posted on 2011-03-04
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Hi

Im building a pagination with php jquery and ajax.

this is the code im using to disable buttons which has inactive class

$("#toolbar").find(".inactive").button({ disabled: true });

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it works fine in firefox but IE shows button as disabled but if i click on disabled button, it still works

any idea why? How to fix this?


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by:Lukasz Chmielewski
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And:
$("#toolbar").find(".inactive").button.attr('disabled',true); 

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by:3xtr3m3d
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that line makes button disabled. but on IE it appears as disabled but its still works
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Hi,

Take a look at this thread : http://stackoverflow.com/questions/3112541/disable-button-working-on-click

It looks like your button is a submit button, and IE will still submit even if disabled.

So you need to verify in the click event of that button, if it is disabled, then return false.

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by:Lukasz Chmielewski
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try this then:
$("#toolbar").find(".inactive").button({ disabled: true }).click(function(e){e.preventDefault();});
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