A simple jquery plugin for creating styleable dropzones for files
$('#your-element').dropzone()to initiate (On any element, event the
drop-availableclass to the dropzone element when a file is being dragged to the window. This is useful if you want to style your element to show that it is possible to drop the file on it.
drop-overclass to the dropzone when the file is being dragged right over it.
Remember, you need to
preventDefault() on the 'drop' event, or the browser will use the default action on the dropped file, which is to download it or redirect to the file.
It's possible to instruct it to add an extra element inside the dropzone when a file is being dragged to the window,
which will also receive the
This is useful for creating a dropzone on
body, and having a styled dropzone element float above everything else.
This is done by passing an
Now just listen to 'drop' event and take the file:
The plugin will be automatically cleaned up when the
remove event is emitted (Either when jQuery.UI is present, or jquery.removeevent is present).
- Hi! I am Daniel Cohen Gindi. Or in short- Daniel.
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I have invested, and investing, a lot of time in this project. If you want to help, you could:
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All the code here is under MIT license. Which means you could do virtually anything with the code. I will appreciate it very much if you keep an attribution where appropriate.
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