Results 1 to 4 of 4

Thread: Create Text Box with + -

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jan 2007

    Create Text Box with + -

    I'm trying to create a text box capable of minimizing and expanding, I've checked out a lot of different types of text boxes, but I havent come accross any so far that can have information hidden until you choose to expand it, except for a /spoiler tag type.

    Here is 2 examples of what I'm trying to do:

    Examble 1)-----------

    +List of games

    (Clicking on + expands a text box)
    -List of games
    World of Warcraft
    Diablo 2

    (But I would like to be able to choose the background color using FF33FF color code, or have it completely transparent to show a background color behind the textbox, and also have no boarder visable)

    Example 2)-----------

    List of Games, Click here to see list.

    (Clicking on here expands the list.)

    List of games, Click here to close list.
    World of Warcraft
    Diablo 2

    (With also the capabilities of having a color'd background, no visable boarder, or having a transparent background.)

    The place I would like to use these is:
    Click Here For My Myspace The site does have music enabled when you load, you'd probably want to lower sound.
    Just to give you guys a idea of what I'm trying to get.

    And just another question, is it possable to put both pictures and text in a text box of what I'm trying to do?
    Last edited by Wilddoggie; 01-18-2007 at 01:30 AM.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jan 2005
    This might be more in line with what you need:


  3. #3
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Thanks for the link, I tried to edit the content in it to furthar form what I was looking for, but was still unable to get it to work on myspace.com, it doesn't allow Java :/, only html.

    It's still not quite what I'm looking for though, any chances of something like that in html?

    Google doesn't wanna like me this week, the first 100 results are always links to search engines!

    I did find something a little more of what I'm looking for, but I have no idea how to install it into myspace, it doesn't seem to be a copy and paste one...


    Its a expand text macro, seems to be javascript, but it talks about converting something to html.

    And this one is probably by far the best that I'm looking for, But it's also in Javascript!


    Any ideas?
    Last edited by Wilddoggie; 01-25-2007 at 09:26 PM.

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Dec 2005
    American, living in Toronto, ON. CANADA
    Thanks for the link, I tried to edit the content in it to furthar form what I was looking for, but was still unable to get it to work on myspace.com, it doesn't allow Java :/, only html....
    That is "javascript" that KDLA linked to, not "JAVA". The difference being that they are two entirely different languages, the first is a scripting language and the second, a compiling language. That you cannot use even javascript on myspace.com (if this is the case) begs the question: -Why would anyone want to stay on a host that blocks javascripting? This is a fairly basic, expected-to-support feature, IMHO. -Have you tried linking to sites that are not hosted on myspace.com yet? I beleive that they also don't let you do that, either (in case you link to a competitor, etc.). Sincerely, -I'd find another host that is a bit less stuck-up.
    I build for: Firefox and tweak for IE

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
HTML5 Development Center



X vBulletin 4.2.2 Debug Information

  • Page Generation 0.17897 seconds
  • Memory Usage 2,861KB
  • Queries Executed 13 (?)
More Information
Template Usage (33):
  • (1)ad_footer_end
  • (1)ad_footer_start
  • (1)ad_global_above_footer
  • (1)ad_global_below_navbar
  • (1)ad_global_header1
  • (1)ad_global_header2
  • (1)ad_navbar_below
  • (1)ad_showthread_firstpost_sig
  • (1)ad_showthread_firstpost_start
  • (1)ad_thread_first_post_content
  • (1)ad_thread_last_post_content
  • (1)bbcode_quote
  • (1)footer
  • (1)forumjump
  • (1)forumrules
  • (1)gobutton
  • (1)header
  • (1)headinclude
  • (1)headinclude_bottom
  • (4)memberaction_dropdown
  • (1)navbar
  • (4)navbar_link
  • (1)navbar_moderation
  • (1)navbar_noticebit
  • (1)navbar_tabs
  • (2)option
  • (4)postbit
  • (4)postbit_onlinestatus
  • (4)postbit_wrapper
  • (1)spacer_close
  • (1)spacer_open
  • (1)tagbit_wrapper 

Phrase Groups Available (6):
  • global
  • inlinemod
  • postbit
  • posting
  • reputationlevel
  • showthread
Included Files (26):
  • ./showthread.php
  • ./global.php
  • ./includes/class_bootstrap.php
  • ./includes/init.php
  • ./includes/class_core.php
  • ./includes/config.php
  • ./includes/functions.php
  • ./includes/functions_navigation.php
  • ./includes/class_friendly_url.php
  • ./includes/class_hook.php
  • ./includes/class_bootstrap_framework.php
  • ./vb/vb.php
  • ./vb/phrase.php
  • ./includes/functions_facebook.php
  • ./includes/functions_calendar.php
  • ./includes/functions_bigthree.php
  • ./includes/class_postbit.php
  • ./includes/class_bbcode.php
  • ./includes/functions_reputation.php
  • ./includes/functions_notice.php
  • ./packages/vbattach/attach.php
  • ./vb/types.php
  • ./vb/cache.php
  • ./vb/cache/db.php
  • ./vb/cache/observer/db.php
  • ./vb/cache/observer.php 

Hooks Called (70):
  • init_startup
  • friendlyurl_resolve_class
  • init_startup_session_setup_start
  • database_pre_fetch_array
  • database_post_fetch_array
  • init_startup_session_setup_complete
  • global_bootstrap_init_start
  • global_bootstrap_init_complete
  • cache_permissions
  • fetch_threadinfo_query
  • fetch_threadinfo
  • fetch_foruminfo
  • load_show_variables
  • load_forum_show_variables
  • global_state_check
  • global_bootstrap_complete
  • global_start
  • style_fetch
  • global_setup_complete
  • showthread_start
  • showthread_getinfo
  • strip_bbcode
  • friendlyurl_clean_fragment
  • friendlyurl_geturl
  • forumjump
  • cache_templates
  • cache_templates_process
  • template_register_var
  • template_render_output
  • fetch_template_start
  • fetch_template_complete
  • parse_templates
  • fetch_musername
  • notices_check_start
  • notices_noticebit
  • process_templates_complete
  • friendlyurl_redirect_canonical
  • showthread_post_start
  • showthread_query_postids
  • showthread_query
  • bbcode_fetch_tags
  • bbcode_create
  • showthread_postbit_create
  • postbit_factory
  • postbit_display_start
  • postbit_imicons
  • bbcode_parse_start
  • bbcode_parse_complete_precache
  • bbcode_parse_complete
  • postbit_display_complete
  • memberaction_dropdown
  • tag_fetchbit_complete
  • forumrules
  • navbits
  • navbits_complete
  • build_navigation_data
  • build_navigation_array
  • check_navigation_permission
  • process_navigation_links_start
  • process_navigation_links_complete
  • set_navigation_menu_element
  • build_navigation_menudata
  • build_navigation_listdata
  • build_navigation_list
  • set_navigation_tab_main
  • set_navigation_tab_fallback
  • navigation_tab_complete
  • fb_like_button
  • showthread_complete
  • page_templates