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troubleshooting Question

mouseout is not working as expected

Avatar of sniger
sniger asked on
JavaScriptjQuery
1 Comment1 Solution119 ViewsLast Modified:
I'm dynamically generating a list of checkboxes, I want this to dissapear as soon as I mouse out, but it dissapears
when I move my mouse out of Fldsbutt

<div class="container" id = "container"> 
        <div class="form-group">         
                <label for="selfile" class="col-sm-2 control-label">  Select File </label>  
                        
                <?php
                
                    $options = generate_files();
                    echo '<select id="selfile" name="selfile">'.$options.'</select>';                    	        
                ?>
              
        </div>
       
       
          <div class="form-group"  id="fieldsdiv" >         
              <label for="selfile" class="col-sm-2 control-label">  Fields </label> 

        	
        	 			   
        	    <button id="Fldsbutt"  class = "multiSelect ui-widget sd ca"  type="button"  tabindex = "0" style="width:225px;">
        	    
            	     <span class="ui-icon ui-icon-triangle-2-n-s"></span>
            	     <span id="Pstext" class= "ui-text"> </span>
            	     
        	     </button>    <span id="pleaseWait"> </span>
        	     
            	    <div id="selfields" class="multiSelectOptions">
            	    	    
            	    </div> 	
        	     	
        	    <span id="Pss">     </span> 		 		   		 		
             </div>		  	  	 	 	  	 	  		 		  	  										
 	 
          
        
              
          
       
            
                         
    
            
      </div>      
   
   <script>


   
   var base_url = '<?php echo site_url() ?>';
   var controller = 'gen';
   var method = 'mixed';

    $(function() {	
	   $('#selfile'). change(function() {
			 
		   var $file = $('#selfile').val();
		      		      
		      if($file !== undefined)
		      {
		    		
		    	     var	 $path = $file;    
  		    	        		    	   	    	    			     
  		    	 $.ajax({							
  						url: base_url+'/'+ controller +'/' + method,
  						type: "POST",
  						data: {
  							file: $path,
  							},
  						success: function(ret_data) {
      						if (ret_data != 'error')
      						{	
      							$('#pleaseWait').html('Click the arrow to select fields');
      						    $('#selfields').html(ret_data);
      						    $('#selfields').hide();
      					     } 

      						else  	$('#pleaseWait').html('');
  						}			
  						}); 
		      }	    });
		
		
		$('#selfields').mouseout(function() {
			    console.log('mouseout');
			    $('#selfields').hide();
							

			});
		    	    

		$('#Fldsbutt'). click(function() {
	 
		    $('#selfields').show();
		    
		   });  		
		});	
		
	       
  </script> 
  
 </body>
 </html>  
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