jQuery Mobile - Theming Buttons in Header and Footer


Displays the theme for buttons in the header and footer by using the data-theme attribute.


Following example demonstrates the use of theming buttons in header and footer in the jQuery Mobile Framework.

<!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" id="pageone" data-theme="a">
   <div data-role = "header">
      <a href="#" class="ui-btn ui-btn-inline ui-icon-home ui-btn-icon-left ui-corner-all">White icon</a>
      <a href="#" class="ui-btn ui-btn-inline ui-icon-home ui-btn-icon-left ui-corner-all ui-alt-icon">Black icon</a>
   <div data-role = "main" class = "ui-content">
      <p>Welcome to Tutorialspoint!!!</p>
   <div data-role = "footer">
      <a href="#" class="ui-btn ui-btn-inline ui-mini">Small Button</a>
      <button disabled="">Disabled button</button>


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

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

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

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