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#1 EmperorDoom

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Posted 22 September 2006 - 05:36 PM

Hey everyone, I want to make a calendar where you can click multiple days and have them visually register as clicked sort of like checkboxes.. actually.. i want them to be checkboxes but instead of having that ugly box in there just have the number of the day.. They also have to respond to a form so that when it is submitted i get an array or something of all the dates that were selected.. is this possible? what do I have to do to get rid of those checkboxes? I think I can do it in CSS but there are other checkboxes on the same page that i want to appear.. maybe javascript? Thanks for any help

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Posted 22 September 2006 - 05:44 PM

everything i've found is ASP or an extra addon.. might be worth posting in java forum as not really a php issue more a CSS/javascript/html kinda thing
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Posted 23 September 2006 - 06:53 PM

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#4 Barand

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Posted 23 September 2006 - 07:12 PM

The only thing I can come up with is

Make each day a DIV with on onClick event calling a javascript function.
Have a set of hidden checkboxes, one for each day.
When the day is clicked, the js function sets/unsets the corresponding checkbox and changes the background color style of the day DIV.

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#5 fenway

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Posted 25 September 2006 - 04:01 AM

You could also cheat and make the BUTTONs.
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