jQuery Mobile - Form Field Container


ui-field-contain class is used to wrap the label and input in form.


Following example demonstrates the use of form field container in the jQuery Mobile.

<!DOCTYPE html>
      <meta name = "viewport" content = "width = device-width, initial-scale = 1">
      <link rel = "stylesheet" href = "https://code.jquery.com/mobile/1.4.5/jquery.mobile-1.4.5.min.css">
      <script src = "https://code.jquery.com/jquery-1.11.3.min.js"></script>
      <script src = "https://code.jquery.com/mobile/1.4.5/jquery.mobile-1.4.5.min.js"></script>
      <div data-role = "page">
         <div data-role = "header">
            <h2>Form Field contain</h2>
         <div data-role = "main" class = "ui-content">
            <form method = "post" action = "jquery_mobile/demo.php">
               <div class = "ui-field-contain">
                  <label for = "fname">First Name</label>
                  <input type = "text" name = "fname">
                  <label for = "lname">Last Name</label>
                  <input type = "text" name = "lname">

                  <label for = "select">Select City</label>
                  <select name = "select" id = "select">
                     <option value = "1">Belgaum</option>
                     <option value = "2">Pune</option>
                     <option value = "3">Chennai</option>
                     <option value = "4">Bangalore</option>
                     <option value = "5">Mumbai</option>

                  <input type = "submit" value = "Submit" data-inline = "true">


Let's carry out the following steps to see how the above code works −

  • Save the above html code as form_field_container.html file in your server root folder.

  • Open this HTML file as http://localhost/form_field_container.html and the following output will be displayed.

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