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How do you make a collapsible div with "+" "-" that toggle

Posted on 2013-11-20
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Hi,

I have a collapsible div with some content that I need to have a "+" "-" next to the header "airplanes" that toggle as well.

Here is what I have so far

  <script type="text/javascript" src="https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.7.1/jquery.min.js"></script>
  
	    <script type="text/javascript">
	        $(function() {
	         $('#toggleair').click(function() {
	    $('.toggleair').toggle();
	    return false;
	});
        });
    </script>



<a href="#" id="toggleair">Airplanes</a><br /><br />
<div class="toggleair">
Cessna<br />
Piper<br />
Douglas</div>

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Question by:smfmetro10
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by:Gary
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http://jsfiddle.net/GaryC123/LWXdr/1/

CSS
#toggleair:after {
    content:" -";
}
.toggleair_expand:after {
    content:" +" !important;
}

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jQuery
$(function() {
	$('#toggleair').click(function() {
$('#toggleair').toggleClass("toggleair_expand");
	    $('.toggleair').toggle();
	    return false;
	});
        });

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by:smfmetro10
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Thanks for the reply!

Is there a way for the "+" "-" to be on the other side of the "airplanes" and also to not have the underline (just have the underline under "airplanes")?

Thanks!
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This is based on this exact layout, it may need to be changed if you start changing the layout of your code
http://jsfiddle.net/GaryC123/LWXdr/3/
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by:smfmetro10
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and or be able to move the "+" "-" a couple spaces away from the  "airplanes" text?
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Did you miss my comment ^^^
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Perfect! Thanks!
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