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jquery/javascript remove click event on link

Posted on 2011-03-16
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Hi -
I am using .live to add an event click handler but I would also like the user to be able to right click and open in new window option. So if they just click it uses ajax callback but if they right right and open in new tab it will do a full postback to a new page.

Is this possible?

Thanks

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http://stackoverflow.com/questions/1206203/how-to-distinguish-between-left-and-right-mouse-click-with-jquery/2725963#2725963

jQuery have normalised event.which for all browsers...

$('#element').mousedown(function(event) {
    switch (event.which) {
        case 1:
            alert('Left mouse button pressed');
            break;
        case 2:
            alert('Middle mouse button pressed');
            break;
        case 3:
            alert('Right mouse button pressed');
            break;
        default:
            alert('You have a strange mouse');
    }
});
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Thanks for your help!
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