One of the problems is that once opened, the tab key will close the select2 dropdown and refocus the widget, which can setup an infinite loop when attempting to open the dropdown on all focus events.
One trick is to look for differences between the types of focus events and only open the dropdown if we have a bonified focus event from the browser as opposed to one generated by jQuery by Basic usage. Single select boxes. Select2 was designed to be a replacement for the standard box that is displayed by the browser. By default it supports all options and operations that are available in a standard select box, but with added flexibility.
Listening to Select2's builtin events, and manually triggering events on the Select2 component. select2: close: Triggered whenever the dropdown is closed. select2: You can manually trigger events on a Select2 control using the jQuery trigger method.
Select2 is a jQuery based replacement for select boxes. It supports searching, remote data sets, and pagination (infinite scrolling) of results. Hi, Ive just updated select2 and noticed that previously when I selected a dropdown and after clicked outside, the drop down would close withou forcing me to choose anything. Now the dropdown stays opened and it doesnt close forcing me Select2 is a jQuery based replacement for select boxes.
It supports searching, remote data sets, and pagination (infinite scrolling) of results. Select2 will automatically close the dropdown when an element is selected, similar to what is done with a normal select box. Dropdown. The dropdown adapter defines the main container that the dropdown should be held in. Select2 allows you to change the way that the dropdown works, allowing you to do anything from attach it to a different location in the document or add a search box.
I need to be able to open the dropdown list when a user clicks on a button on the page. I've tried using jQuery's. click()