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#8765 closed bug (notabug)

Opened November 01, 2012 05:45PM UTC

Closed November 02, 2012 11:31AM UTC

click and dblclick event cannot trigger when include jquery css file

Reported by: raymondlooyc Owned by:
Priority: minor Milestone: 1.10.0
Component: ui.selectable Version: 1.9.1
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked by: Blocking:

jquery ui selectable bug. click and dblclick event cannot trigger when include jquery css file

bellow is an example for this case

<!doctype html>

<html lang="en">


<meta charset="utf-8" />

<title>jQuery UI Selectable - Default functionality</title>


if add href="

double click action cannot trigger


<link rel="stylesheet" href="" />

<script src=""></script>

<script src=""></script>

<link rel="stylesheet" href="/resources/demos/style.css" />


#feedback { font-size: 1.4em; }

#selectable .ui-selecting { background: #FECA40; }

#selectable .ui-selected { background: #F39814; color: white; }

#selectable { list-style-type: none; margin: 0; padding: 0; width: 60%; }

#selectable li { margin: 3px; padding: 0.4em; font-size: 1.4em; height: 18px; }



$(function() {

$( "#selectable" ).selectable();


$(document).ready(function(e) {

$('#selectable li').dblclick(function() {







<ol id="selectable">

<li class="ui-widget-content">Item 1</li>

<li class="ui-widget-content">Item 2</li>

<li class="ui-widget-content">Item 3</li>

<li class="ui-widget-content">Item 4</li>

<li class="ui-widget-content">Item 5</li>

<li class="ui-widget-content">Item 6</li>

<li class="ui-widget-content">Item 7</li>




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Changed November 01, 2012 06:31PM UTC by raymondlooyc comment:1

Main Problem found

this line in the jquery-ui.css cauase the click and dblclick event cannot be trigger

.ui-selectable-helper { position: absolute; z-index: 100; border:1px dotted black; }

Changed November 02, 2012 11:31AM UTC by tj.vantoll comment:2

resolution: → notabug
status: newclosed

By design you have to set the

option ( in order for click and dblclick events to occur. Here's an example showing this - There's a relevant discussion on this here -