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JavaScript jQuery Basics (2014) Creating a Simple Lightbox Perform: Part 2

Luca Spezzano
Luca Spezzano
10,417 Points

Why the screen not turn blak?

overlay {

background::rgba(0,0,0,0.7); width::100%; height:100%; position:absolute; top:0; left:0; }

var $overlay = $('<div id="overlay"></div>');


$("#imageGallery a").click(function(event){ event.preventDefault(); var href = $(this).attr("href"); $overlay.show();

1 Answer

Zoltán Holik
Zoltán Holik
3,401 Points
<div id="imageGallery"><a href="#">overlay</a></div>
    display: none;
$("#imageGallery a").click(function(event){ 

    var $overlay = $('<div class="overlay"></div>');