jQuery Mobile - Vertical group Selectmenu


By default the select menu is set vertically. Multiple selectmenu is grouped by setting the data-role = "controlgroup" attribute in the fieldset.


Following example demonstrates the use of vertical group select menu 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>

      <h2>Selectmenu vertical group Example</h2>
         <fieldset data-role = "controlgroup">
            <legend>Vertical group menu</legend>

            <label for = "select">Select</label>
               <option value = "#">Maharastra</option>
               <option value = "#">Mumbai</option>
               <option value = "#">Pune</option>

            <label for = "select">Select</label>
               <option value = "#">Karnataka</option>
               <option value = "#">Bangalore</option>
               <option value = "#">Belgaum</option>

            <label for = "select">Select</label>
               <option value = "#">Tamil Nadu</option>
               <option value = "#">Chennai</option>
               <option value = "#">Ooty</option>


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

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

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

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