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jQuery show() effect with easing and callback example

jQuery show() method will make the matched elements visible immediately without any animation. If you want to animate while displaying the matched element then provide the following options
  • duration 
    • A string or number determining how long the animation will run.
  • easing 
    • A string indicating which easing function to use for the transition.
  • callback 
    • A function to call once the animation is complete.
The strings 'fast' and 'slow' can be supplied to indicate durations of 200 and 600 milliseconds, respectively. If the parameters are omitted, the default duration of 0 milliseconds is used, basically no animation is done. Here is how to use ...


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<html>
<head>
<title>jQuery show() example</title>

<link
 href="http://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jqueryui/1.8/themes/base/jquery-ui.css"
 rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" />
<style type="text/css">
 .someText{
  margin-top:16px;
  width:500px;
  height:250px;
  background-color:#8b8378;
  color:#ffffff;
 }
</style> 
<script
 src="http://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.7.2/jquery.js"
 type="text/javascript"></script>
<script
 src="http://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jqueryui/1.8/jquery-ui.min.js"
 type="text/javascript"></script>
<script type="text/javascript">
        $(document).ready(function() {
          
         $("#myButton").click(function () {
          $('#section').show(2000, 'swing', function() {
           //callback function after animation finished
           $("#myButton").attr('value','show() method just finished');
              });
         });
        
        });     
    </script>

</head>
<body>
 <fieldset>
   <legend>jQuery page animation using show()</legend>
   <div>
    <input id="myButton" type="button"
     value="Click here to see show() in action" />
   </div>  
   <div id="section" style="display:none"; class="someText">
    Just some TEXT for JQuery page Animation ...
   </div>
   
 </fieldset>
</body>
</html>

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