jQuery Mobile - Flip Switch Widget


Flip Switch allows you to turn off/on or true/false the switch by clicking it for boolean style input.


Following example demonstrates the use of flipswitch widget 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>Flip Switch Examples</h2>

         <h3>Basic Flipswitch</h3>
         <input type = "checkbox" data-role = "flipswitch">

         <h3>Basic checkbox switch with custom labels</h3>
         <input type = "checkbox" data-role = "flipswitch" data-on-text = "YES" 
         data-off-text = "NO" data-wrapper-class = "custom-label-flipswitch" />

         <h3>Basic checkbox switch with custom labels and custom size</h3>
         <input type = "checkbox" data-role = "flipswitch" data-on-text = "Yes" 
            data-off-text = "No" data-wrapper-class = "custom-size-flipswitch" />

         <h3>Basic checkbox switch checked</h3>
         <input type = "checkbox" data-role = "flipswitch" checked = "" />

         <h3>Basic select switch</h3>
         <select data-role = "flipswitch">

         <h3>Basic select switch second option selected</h3>
         <select id = "flip-select-second" name = "flip-select" data-role = "flipswitch">
            <option selected = "">On</option>

         <input type = "checkbox" data-role = "flipswitch" data-theme = "b" />

         <input type = "checkbox" data-role = "flipswitch" data-mini = "true" />

         <h3>No corners</h3>
         <input type = "checkbox" data-role = "flipswitch" data-corners = "false" />

         <input type = "checkbox" data-role = "flipswitch" disabled = "disabled" />

         <h3>Label hidden</h3>
         <label class = "ui-hidden-accessible">Flip toggle switch:</label>
         <input type = "checkbox" data-role = "flipswitch" />

         <div class = "ui-field-contain">
            <label>Flip Contain:</label>
            <select data-role = "flipswitch">
               <option value = "off">Off</option>
               <option value = "on">On</option>

         <h3>Fieldcontain, mini</h3>
         <div class = "ui-field-contain">
            <label>Flip toggle switch:</label>
            <select data-role = "flipswitch" data-mini = "true">
               <option value = "off">Off</option>
               <option value = "on">On</option>


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

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

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

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