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jQWidgets jqxSortable cancel Property

  • Last Updated : 14 Nov, 2021

jQWidgets is a JavaScript framework for making web-based applications for PC and mobile devices. It is a very powerful, optimized, platform-independent, and widely supported framework. The jqxSortable represents a jQuery plugin that allows you to reorder elements in an HTML list or div tags using the mouse.

The cancel property is used to define if the items can be dragged or not. It accepts string type values and its default value is input, textarea, button, select, option.

Syntax:

  • Set the cancel property.
    $('Selector').jqxSortable({ cancel : string});
  • Return the cancel property.
    var cancel = $('Selector').jqxSortable('cancel');

Linked Files: Download jQWidgets from the given link. In the HTML file, locate the script files in the downloaded folder.

<link type=”text/css” rel=”Stylesheet” href=”jqwidgets/styles/jqx.base.css” />
<script type=”text/javascript” src=”scripts/jquery-1.11.1.min.js”></script>
<script type=”text/javascript” src=”jqwidgets/jqxcore.js”></script>
<script type=”text/javascript” src=”jqwidgets/globalization/globalize.js”></script>
<script type=”text/javascript” src=”jqwidgets/jqxsortable.js”></script>

Example: The below example illustrates the jqxSortable cancel property in jQWidgets.

HTML




<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en">
    
<head>
    <link type="text/css" rel="Stylesheet" 
          href="jqwidgets/styles/jqx.base.css" />
    <script type="text/javascript" 
            src="scripts/jquery-1.11.1.min.js"></script>
    <script type="text/javascript" 
            src="jqwidgets/jqxcore.js"></script>
    <script type="text/javascript" 
            src="jqwidgets/globalization/globalize.js">
    </script>
    <script type="text/javascript" 
            src="jqwidgets/jqxsortable.js"></script>
</head>
    
<body>
    <h1 style="color:green">
          GeeksforGeeks 
    </h1>
    <h3>jQWidgets jqxSortable cancel property</h3>
    <div id="sortable">
        <div class='gfg'><li>C</li></div>
        <div><li>C++</li></div>
        <div><li>Python</li></div>
        <div><li>HTML</li></div>
        <div><li>CSS</li></div>
        <div><li>JavaScript</li></div>
    </div>
        
    <script type="text/javascript">
        $(document).ready(function () 
        {
            $("#sortable").jqxSortable({
               cancel: '.gfg'
            });
        });
    </script>
</body>
</html>

Output:

Reference: https://www.jqwidgets.com/jquery-widgets-documentation/documentation/jqxsortable/jquery-sortable-api.htm?search=


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