user2583714 user2583714 - 4 months ago 14
Javascript Question

Trigger event on dialog box open

My dialog box is defined under the div

#dialogbox


When the dialog box opens i want to trigger an event such that it alerts open. The code im using is:

$("#dialogbox").dialog({open: function(){
alert("OPEN");
}
});


But this doesnt seem to trigger when dialog box is opened
Please help

Answer

You can use this :

$( ".selector" ).dialog({
  open: function( event, ui ) {}
});

or the event listener .on

$( ".selector" ).on( "dialogopen", function( event, ui ) {} );

More information in this page :

http://api.jqueryui.com/dialog/#event-open

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