ajax lazy suggestion box

2010-10-11 Thread Josh Kamau
Hi Team, I am looking for a dropdown list that narrows down based on what is typed and Loads the values from the database as the user types. Something like the dropdown in visural wicket http://wicket.visural.net/examples/app/dropdownbut doesnt preload all the values. My other option is the

Re: ajax lazy suggestion box

2010-10-11 Thread James Carman
It's called a auto-complete: http://wicketstuff.org/wicket14/ajax/autocomplete On Mon, Oct 11, 2010 at 4:19 AM, Josh Kamau joshnet2...@gmail.com wrote: Hi Team, I am looking for a dropdown list that narrows down based on what is typed and Loads the values from the database as the user

Re: ajax lazy suggestion box

2010-10-11 Thread Josh Kamau
I have looked at the autocomplete box that you have suggested. The issue i have with it is that if i type some text that appears in the middle , it wont be looked up. If for example am looking for United Arabs Emirates, i cant look up by typing Arabs. I have to start by typing United. get my

Re: ajax lazy suggestion box

2010-10-11 Thread James Carman
The lookup functionality is provided by you. You can do whatever you want with the input. Look at the example and implementation of the getChoices() method. It would be trivial to change it to do a contains rather than startsWith search. On Mon, Oct 11, 2010 at 4:29 AM, Josh Kamau

Re: ajax lazy suggestion box

2010-10-11 Thread Josh Kamau
Thanks James. Let me look at it. Seems like there is always an answer with wicket. Regards. Josh On Mon, Oct 11, 2010 at 11:35 AM, James Carman ja...@carmanconsulting.comwrote: The lookup functionality is provided by you. You can do whatever you want with the input. Look at the example

Re: ajax lazy suggestion box

2010-10-11 Thread Josh Kamau
Just did it. It worked just as i wanted. Thanks. On Mon, Oct 11, 2010 at 11:39 AM, Josh Kamau joshnet2...@gmail.com wrote: Thanks James. Let me look at it. Seems like there is always an answer with wicket. Regards. Josh On Mon, Oct 11, 2010 at 11:35 AM, James Carman

Re: ajax lazy suggestion box

2010-10-11 Thread James Carman
No problem. Glad to help. Happy Wicketeering! On Mon, Oct 11, 2010 at 4:44 AM, Josh Kamau joshnet2...@gmail.com wrote: Just did it. It worked just as i wanted. Thanks. On Mon, Oct 11, 2010 at 11:39 AM, Josh Kamau joshnet2...@gmail.com wrote: Thanks James. Let me look at it. Seems