Prototype makePositioned() Method


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This method allows for the easy creation of CSS containing block by setting element's CSS position to 'relative' if its initial position is either 'static' or undefined.

Syntax

element.makePositioned();

Return Value

  • Returns HTML element.

Example

<html>
<head>
<title>Prototype examples</title>

<script type="text/javascript" 
   src="/javascript/prototype.js">
</script>
<script>

function showResult(){
   $('container').makePositioned();
}

</script>
</head>

<body>

  <p>Click the button to see the result.</p>
  <br />

  <div id="container">
  <div id="element" 
          style="position:absolute; top: 20px; left: 20px; 
          border:1px solid red;">
   This is Element Box
  </div>
  </div>

  <br />
  <input type="button" value="Click" onclick="showResult();"/>

</body>
</html>

To understand it in better way you can Try it yourself.


prototype_element_object.htm

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