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how to get dynamic contents on mouseover
Joined: Oct 17, 2006
Oct 17, 2006 01:18:00
I have a information icon, on mouseover of which, i would like have a tool tip information which has to be fetched from a jsp page.
This jsp page will take as a parameter, the id linked to the icon.
can anyone guide me on how to acheive this???
Thnks in advance..
Joined: Nov 08, 2001
Oct 17, 2006 04:37:00
You probably need to make an Ajax call (XMLHttpRequest) to the server to get the information if it is located there. And display it in a layer.
Do a search on a search Engine for Ajax Tooltips and see if anything comes up.
It is sorta covered in the
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