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Using Impromptu for Spell Check: YUI, Dojo, NicEdit Editors

A common feature missing in many javascript editors is spell check. And if you are able to successfully use spell check it is also nice to have it cleanly integrated as a button on the wysiwyg toolbar. Guess What! Using jQuery Impromptu, jquery-spellchecker, and a small plugin I whipped together …



Impromptu Quick Fix

Just wanted to make it available that one user reported issues with the height of Impromptu in Safari and Opera. Along with that they also offered a quick fix for those who are able to correct their own until I'm able to revise Impromptu. The fix is to replace the …



jQuery Impromptu 2.8 - A Couple Tweaks

I've just released a new version of jQueryImpromptu. This version fixes a bug dealing with 4 or more checkboxes in a prompt. Also version 2.8 changes the Escape key event to rely on the "persistent" option. So if you don't want the prompt to close on Escape you need …



New jQuery Impromptu Show Effect

After a while we all get a little board of seeing the same lame entrance of Impromptu. So this little snippet is to help spice things up a bit by adding a nice fresh entrance effect. Here we will create our own jQuery effect, but we've tailored it to work …



ASP.NET Impromptu Helper Class

For everyone who uses .Net there is good news! Aaron Goldenthal has put together a nice Impromptu helper class for ASP.NET. His class implements most of the options of Impromptu while giving it that ASP.NET feel. ImpromptuPrompt prompt = new ImpromptuPrompt(); prompt.Message = "This is a test prompt"; prompt …



Custom Button Text with Impromptu

I've had a few users asking lately about dynamically creating their button text for Impromptu. I thought I'd take a moment to share a small bit of code to help out. The documentation shows using a quick way to name your buttons like so: var btns = { Ok:true, Cancel: false …



Uber Update

I've had a few people over the last day or so get wind of Uberuploadcropper, a new project of mine to combine three amazing jquery plugins to produce a highly practical tool to upload and crop right from one form field in one glorious routine using jQuery. For those who …



Uberuploadcropper - Cropping Gone Wild!

I've been doing a good bit of cropping uploaded images lately and I've managed to put together a nice bit of code to tie together three very nice jQuery modules: Impromptu, Uploadify, and jCrop. Uploadify uploads the photo, Impromptu opens up after the file is uploaded to present jCrop for …



Impromptu 2.7 is Here!

jQuery Impromptu 2.7 is now available. I've added a few new features: $.prompt.getCurrentState() $.prompt.getCurrentStateName() option.timeout Option.url didn't make the cut simply because I've not figured out the best way to approach this. I'll post any progress on this solution.



Meet jQuery iFramer

jQuery iFramer is a plugin made to submit forms with a hidden iframe. Say for instance you have an Impromptu popup that contains a few form fields and a file upload. The file upload is the kicker to needing such a plugin, since you can't upload files via old fashion …