jcolorbox ColorBox jQuery plugin

  1. Requirements
  2. Usage

ColorBox is a light-weight, customizable lightbox plugin for jQuery 1.3, 1.4, and 1.5.

This extension sets up the necessary javascript codes to display content with ColorBox jQuery plugin.


This was built with Yii 1.1.7. but should work with all versions from 1.0


Copy the unzipped contents of the extension into your application's protected/extensions folder.

//Create an instance of ColorBox
$colorbox = $this->widget('application.extensions.colorpowered.JColorBox');

//Call addInstance (chainable) from the widget generated.
    ->addInstance('.colorbox', array('maxHeight'=>'80%', 'maxWidth'=>'90%'))
    ->addInstance('.colorbox1', array('iframe'=>true, 'width'=>'80%', 'height'=>'80%'))
<a href="myimage.jpg" class="colorbox"><img src="myimage.jpg" alt="" /></a>
<a href="http://www.google.com" class="colorbox1">Open Google</a>

<a href="slide1.jpg" rel="example1" title="Slide Number One">
    <img src="thumb1.jpg" alt="" />
<a href="slide2.jpg" rel="example1" title="Slide Number Two">
    <img src="thumb2.jpg" alt="" />
<a href="slide3.jpg" rel="example1" title="Slide Number Three">
    <img src="thumb3.jpg" alt="" />

You can also customize ColorBox's appearance by specifying cssFile in the widget options

//Create an instance of ColorBox with cuztomized appearance
$colorbox = $this->widget('application.extensions.colorpowered.JColorBox', array('cssFile'=>'/path/to/css'));
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2 692 downloads
Yii Version: 1.1
License: BSD-2-Clause
Category: User Interface
Developed by: Mairel Theafila
Created on: May 20, 2011
Last updated: 13 years ago


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