jQuery Mobile - Popup Menu


Create the menu using data-role = "listview" attribute in the popup container.


Following example demonstrates the use of popup menu in the jQuery Mobile Framework.

<!DOCTYPE html>
      <title>Popup Menu</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 = "page">
         <div data-role = "header">
         <div id = "page1" data-role = "main" class = "ui-content">
            <a href = "#popup_menu" data-rel = "popup" data-transition = "slidedown" 
               class = "ui-btn ui-btn-inline ui-icon-home ui-btn-icon-left ui-btn-a">
               Click to see menu items</a>
            <div data-role = "popup" id = "popup_menu" data-theme = "a">
               <ul data-role = "listview">
                  <li data-role = "list-divider">Select your choice</li>
                  <li><a href = "#">India</a></li>
                  <li><a href = "#">Srilanka</a></li>
                  <li><a href = "#">Australia</a></li>
                  <li><a href = "#">England</a></li>
         <div data-role = "footer">


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

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

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

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