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#1 paul2463

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Posted 04 October 2006 - 09:45 AM

Hello - really new to CSS so please excuse the probable stupidity of this question.

i have a calendar that shows course availability and is styled by CSS, it pulls the availability dates from a  database,  what I would like to know is:-

is it possible to show a dialog "hint" style box on "hover:" showing other information that is held in the same database i.e course name and available spaces on that course?

I have not posted any code here because I  like sorting things out myself, just a bit of direction to set me off correct would be nice.

many thanks
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#2 ToonMariner

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Posted 04 October 2006 - 12:08 PM

if you make each date a link you can use the title attribute of the a tag. When the user hovers over the link it will display the text in that is in the title attribute vale.

Alternatively you could use javascript - but this is a little more complex....
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#3 Daniel0

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Posted 04 October 2006 - 06:09 PM

You can use the title attribute on other tags than anchors.




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