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adding a bunch of css

Posted on 2011-09-16
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  $('div[class*="webmesswrapper"]').css("height", "400px").css("width", "300px");

Is there a better way to do this besides chaining a bunch of css calls together?
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pass an object:
$('div[class*="webmesswrapper"]').css( {height:"400px",width:"300px"} );

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yes of course :

 $('div[class*="webmesswrapper"]').css( {   "height": "400px",  "width": "300px"   } );
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is you are updating hyphenated properties, be sure to use quotes around the property name - ex:
wrong:
{height:"400px",width:"300px", margin-top:"3px"}
correct:
{height:"400px",width:"300px", "margin-top":"3px"}
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by:Tom Knowlton
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thx
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