Button


Enhances standard form elements like buttons, inputs and anchors to themeable buttons with appropriate hover and active styles.

Examples of the markup that can be used for buttons: A button element, an input of type submit and an anchor.

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<!doctype html>
<html lang="en">
<head>
<meta charset="utf-8">
<title>jQuery UI Button - Default functionality</title>
<link rel="stylesheet" href="//code.jquery.com/ui/1.11.1/themes/smoothness/jquery-ui.css">
<script src="//code.jquery.com/jquery-1.10.2.js"></script>
<script src="//code.jquery.com/ui/1.11.1/jquery-ui.js"></script>
<link rel="stylesheet" href="/resources/demos/style.css">
<script>
$(function() {
$( "input[type=submit], a, button" )
.button()
.click(function( event ) {
event.preventDefault();
});
});
</script>
</head>
<body>
<button>A button element</button>
<input type="submit" value="A submit button">
<a href="#">An anchor</a>
</body>
</html>

Want to learn more about the button widget? Check out the API documentation.