Link to home
Create AccountLog in
Avatar of vrosas_03
vrosas_03

asked on

Jquery Tabs - Showing all divs instead of just parent

I want to know how to show all content of a div.  For any given div if it and all its children and grand children to the 100th generation are hidden whether they be paragraph tags or script tags or any tag you can possibly think of and whatever is inside them how do I make it all show.  Like as if it were a bag and I just dumped out everything in it so that everything is lying there on the floor how do I do it?  I tried the contents() but it only shows some things.  I want to show everything every last tag text script tag it doesn't matter.  All the Children grand children and great grand children to the infinite generation.
ASKER CERTIFIED SOLUTION
Avatar of Meir Rivkin
Meir Rivkin
Flag of Israel image

Link to home
membership
Create an account to see this answer
Signing up is free. No credit card required.
Create Account
SOLUTION
Link to home
membership
Create an account to see this answer
Signing up is free. No credit card required.
Create Account
are u struggling with iframe content?
Avatar of vrosas_03
vrosas_03

ASKER

Not Iframe Im just using jQuery to manage pages on a website by using divs instead of pages

I eventually used contents()
Is there a selector that would allow me to do just use show()
something like:

$("page_div *, $page_div").show()

instead of having to use

$("#page_div").contents().show();

		$("#menu").on("click", "a", function(e){
				
					e.preventDefault();
					$page = $(this).attr("href");
					$page_id = $page.replace(/([a-zA-Z0-9])\.php/,"$1");
					$("#content").contents().hide();

					$("#" + $page_id).show();
					$("#" + $page_id).contents().show();


				});

Open in new window