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    Tutorial on slider widget

    Hard to explain in the title so here goes, in more depth.

    I want to add a slider button so that its location on the scale, creates certain data for use later.
    Example,

    on a sliding scale of 5 positions, pos1 enters the value '1' pos2, the value2 and so on.

    Can, and would, anyone you give me a pointer please?

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    I would create 5 radio buttons in a row, and give them the values 1 to 5.
    If you want to show the average, have a field for the number of sumbissions, and another for the total "score."

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    Hmmm, I had thought of that but it wouldn't (I think), be intuitive for the user.

    I have gone ahead with another idea which 'seems' to be more user-friendly.


    Thanks though. Your reply did help.

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    Just curious, what is your intuitive idea?

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    seemingly, not so intuitive after all. still working on it.

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    Not sure how it would tie into your CGI script, but this is a nice example of a slider interface: http://www.walterzorn.com/dragdrop/d...p_e.htm#addons.
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    Good start. Now finish the job.


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