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    zero1973's Avatar
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    Image swap and Lightbox

    I am working on a project where I have thumbnails and a main picture. When a user mouses over the thumbnail the main picture changes (to the large version of the thumb). I have that part working where I struggle is that I'd like the large picture clickable to bring up the "lightbox version". I'm not sure how the <a href...rel...title...> tag can get teh dynamic content.

    I attatched a sample of code that shows the image swap and a hardcoded lighbox <A> tag but I want it dynamic... thank you much


    <link rel="stylesheet" href="css/lightbox.css" type="text/css" media="screen" />

    <script src="js/prototype.js" type="text/javascript"></script>
    <script src="js/scriptaculous.js?load=effects,builder" type="text/javascript"></script>
    <script src="js/lightbox.js" type="text/javascript"></script>

    <script type="text/javascript">

    var curImage;

    function showImage(imgName) {
    curImage = document.getElementById('currentImg');
    var thePath = '';
    var theSource = thePath + imgName;
    curImage.src = theSource;
    curImage.alt = imgName;
    curImage.title = imgName;



    <a href="main1.png" rel="lightbox[gallery]" title="about pic">
    <img id="currentImg" src="main_drive_AC.png"> </a>

    <img src="thumb1.png" onMouseOver="showImage('main1.png');">
    <img src="thumb2.png" onMouseOver="showImage('main2.png');">


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    Re: Image swap and Lightbox

    Look at the script here.

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