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Posted on 2013-12-10
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I have an Image that I display a text over it. Current I have 3 pre-defined area where I can select to display text over image.

I'm trying to make it more dynamic and allow me to put the mouse over the image and drag to make the current area I need and save the data.

Does anyone know a JS that will allow me to drag and drawn a box over the image and get the Top, Left, Width and Height.
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Start here http://jqueryui.com/draggable/
<!doctype html>
<html lang="en">
<head>
  <meta charset="utf-8">
  <title>jQuery UI Draggable - Default functionality</title>
  <link rel="stylesheet" href="http://code.jquery.com/ui/1.10.3/themes/smoothness/jquery-ui.css">
  <script src="http://code.jquery.com/jquery-1.9.1.js"></script>
  <script src="http://code.jquery.com/ui/1.10.3/jquery-ui.js"></script>
  <link rel="stylesheet" href="/resources/demos/style.css">
  <style>
  #draggable { width: 150px; height: 150px; padding: 0.5em; }
  </style>
  <script>
  $(function() {
    $( "#draggable" ).draggable();
  });
  </script>
</head>
<body>
 
<div id="draggable" class="ui-widget-content">
  <p>Drag me around</p>
</div>
 
 
</body>
</html>

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Thanks for the info
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