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how to open jquery dialog

Posted on 2011-09-30
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I open a jquery  dialog this way
$("#div_id").dialog('open'); <---this works

source: http://jqueryui.com/demos/dialog/

But I want a modal dialog so that background gets disabled.
similar to this..
http://jqueryui.com/demos/dialog/#modal

What changes I need to do in my code ?

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by:sonawanekiran
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show your code
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by:cofactor
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>>>show your code
Here is my code
$("#div_id").dialog('open');

what changes I need here so that  when the dialog opens background  be disabled ?
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by:Gurvinder Pal Singh
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use the modal option
http://docs.jquery.com/UI/Dialog#option-modal

$( "#div_id" ).dialog({ modal: true });
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leakim971 earned 800 total points
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Use the option modal:true

$("#div_id" ).dialog({ "modal": true });

test page : http://jqueryui.com/demos/dialog/modal-message.html
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