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Jquey ui menu hiding

Posted on 2013-12-27
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I have a set of 2 jquery buttons, one of them is logout and one will show a drop down menu, I have copied the example in the jquery ui page.
The code works pretty fine, so when I click on the settings button the menu is displayed, when I click on the the button or outside the menu is hiding when.
  What I am missing is when I press on the same button (settings) the menu hides if it is displayed, can some one tell me how to do it please? below is my html code:
<?php

?>
<html>
    <head>
        <link rel="stylesheet" href="css/jquery.ui.all.css">
        <link rel="stylesheet" href="css/ribbon.css">
        <link rel="stylesheet" href="css/demos.css">
        <style>
           #toolbar {
                        padding: 4px;
                        background: #FFFFFF;
                        display: inline-block;
                }
                /* support: IE7 */
            *+html #toolbar {
                        display: inline;
                }
            .ui-menu {
                      width: 150px;
                      background: #FFFFFF;
                     }
        </style>
        <meta charset="utf-8">
                <script src="js/jquery-1.10.1.min.js"></script>
                <script src="js/jquery-ui-1.10.3.custom.min.js"></script>
                <script>
                 $(function() {
                  $( "#logout" ).button({
                   text: false,
                   icons: {
                     primary: "ui-icon-key"
                     }
                    });
                   $( "#settings" ).button({
                   text: false,
                   icons: {
                     primary: "ui-icon-gear",
                     secondary: "ui-icon-triangle-1-s"
                     }
                     })
                     .click(function() {
                      var menu = $( this ).parent().next().show().position({
                      my: "left top",
                      at: "left bottom",
                      of: this
                      });
                      $( document ).on( "click", function() {
                      menu.hide();
                      });
                      return false;
                      })
                      .parent()
                        .buttonset()
                          .next()
                           .hide()
                           .menu();
                      $("menu").mouseout( function(){
                        $("menu").hide();
                      });
                 });
                </script>



 </head>
 <body bgcolor="white">
<div id="header">
<div class="ribbon"><div class="ribbon-stitches-top"></div>
<strong class="ribbon-content">Welcome</strong>
<div class="ribbon-stitches-bottom"></div></div>
<div id="menu"  style="text-align: right">
<div id="toolbar" class="ui-widget-header ui-corner-all">
<button id="logout">Logout</button>
<button id="settings">Settings</button>
</div>
  <ul id="menu" >
    <li><a href="#">Open...</a></li>
    <li><a href="#">Save</a></li>
    <li><a href="#">Delete</a></li>
  </ul>
</div>
</div>
 </body>
</html>

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Question by:Ashraf Hassanein
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by:Ashraf Hassanein
ID: 39743262
Hi Scott sorry for that, I am new to EE, but will do that in my next questions
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by:Mark Brady
ID: 39743532
You should use jquery's .toggle() method. instead of doing a show() or hide() on the menu element change that so that the onClick handler uses toggle(). That way you can get rid of some code as well. Small example
.click: function() {
    $('menu_element').toggle();
}

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leakim971 earned 500 total points
ID: 39743576
Test page : http://jsfiddle.net/ybLFm/

$(function() {

    var $logout = $("#logout").button({ text: false, icons: { primary: "ui-icon-key" } });
	var $settings = $("#settings").button({ text: false, icons: { primary: "ui-icon-gear", secondary: "ui-icon-triangle-1-s" } });
    var $menu = $("#settings").parent().next().show();

    $(document).click(function() {
        $menu.hide();
        $settings.removeClass("active");
    });

    $settings.click(function(evt) {
        evt.stopImmediatePropagation();
        $(this).toggleClass("active")
        $menu.css("display", $(this).hasClass("active")?"block":"none");
        $menu.position({ my: "left top", at: "left bottom", of: this });
	});

    $settings.parent().buttonset().next().hide().menu();

    $menu.hover(function() {
        $(this).addClass("overme");
    }, function() {
        if($(this).hasClass("overme")) {        
    		$(this).hide();
            $(this).removeClass("overme");
            $settings.removeClass("active");
        }
    });
    
    $menu.click(function(evt) {
        alert($(evt.target).text());
    });
});

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by:Ashraf Hassanein
ID: 39743724
Great very clear support
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