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iPhone Style Checkboxes in jQuery

Posted · Category: Forms, License Free

Ever wanted those flash iPhone on/off toggle switches on your webpage? Love jQuery? Well then Thomas Reynolds has got something special for you. iPhone Style Checkboxes implements the iPhone toggles as replacements for standard HTML checkboxes.

Simply run the script and your site will be updated with these specialized controls. Best of all, the underlying checkbox is not touched and backend system will never know the difference. The change is purely visual.

iPhone Checkboxes

Requirements: jQuery Framework
Demo: http://awardwinningfjords.com/2009/06/16/iphone-style-checkboxes.html
License: License Free

  • These are great, but usability-wise I would only use them if you have an AJAX back-end that automatically saves the state on click. If I see a button like this that says on/off then I expect the status to be so and not have to click a save button as well. Just my opinion…

  • Paeleben

    That’s a good thing! However, does it exist with the Prototype library?

  • Anyone know where I can find more iPhone interface patterns?
    I love usability of iPhone applications.

  • These look a little weird on the iPhone

  • Ivan Gutovic

    Beautiful hack, just Beautiful …

    @Quero – try this link: http://www.webappers.com/2009/05/08/resources-for-developing-a-site-for-iphone/

  • Looks great

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  • it’s damnn good

  • @Paeleben support for Prototype and many other improvements are now available in the main repo.

  • Paeleben

    Thank you so much for this update, it will be very useful for my project. Thanks a lot!

  • Very very nice, They looks great in my contol panel :-)

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