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Consecutive Numbering

Postby CMYKreative » Tue Oct 16, 2012 5:45 pm

I'm trying to hide some specific <tr> rows on the registration form in VirtueMart/Joomla that are not needed, but there is no way to 'target' them as it uses the same piece of coding to create all the rows.

What we have at the moment is:

echo ' <table class="adminForm user-details">' . "\n";
$_table = true;
echo ' <tr>' . "\n";
echo ' <td class="key" title="'.$_field['description'].'" >' . "\n";
echo ' <label class="' . $_field['name'] . '" for="' . $_field['name'] . '_field">' . "\n";
echo ' ' . $_field['title'] . ($_field['required'] ? ' *' : '') . "\n";

Where the td class is simply called "key" and all td are then called the same. We are trying to add in some consecutive lettering functionality so that each row then gets labelled with a consecutive number.

We've tried adding this into the top of the page:

// array('a', 'b', 'c', 'd', 'e', 'f', 'g', 'h', 'i');
foreach (range('a', 'z') as $letter)
Which does generate consecutive letters, and then this change to the code:

echo ' <td class="key td-id-'.$letter.'" title="'.$_field['description'].'" >' . "\n";

Any thoughts on how to get this to work?

Thanks in advance!
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Re: Consecutive Numbering

Postby seandisanti » Thu Oct 18, 2012 7:15 am

If you use consecutive numbering then selectively hide rows based on those numbers, their absence will be obvious. You should be able to either refine your query to skip those rows, or use CSS to hide the ones you don't want.
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Re: Consecutive Numbering

Postby johnj » Fri Oct 19, 2012 10:00 pm

add a 'id' attribute to each of the rows and the hide the one that you do not need using jquery.
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<tr id='hide_this'>test this</tr>

then using jquery, you can do something like this:

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