jQuery Mobile - Controlgroup Vertical Widget


You can display the controlgroup in a vertical format using the datarole = "controlgroup" attribute.


Following example describes the use of controlgroup vertical in the jQuery Mobile Framework.

<!DOCTYPE html>
      <title>Controlgroup Vertical</title>
      <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 = "controlgroup">
         <a href = "#" class = "ui-btn">Without Icon</a>
         <a href = "#" class = "ui-btn ui-icon-home ui-btn-icon-left">Left Icon</a>
         <a href = "#" class = "ui-btn ui-icon-home ui-btn-icon-right">Right Icon</a>
         <a href = "#" class = "ui-btn ui-icon-home ui-btn-icon-top">Top Icon</a>
         <a href = "#" class = "ui-btn ui-icon-home ui-btn-icon-bottom">Bottom Icon</a>
         <a href = "#" class = "ui-btn ui-icon-home ui-btn-icon-notext">Icon only</a>


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

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

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

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