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auto-complete dropdown issue

I'm using the auto-complete dropdown from the Question Library and having an odd thing happen that has not occurred when I've used this before.  When you put your mouse over the box a little translucent looking checkbox appears below the dropdown box.  Did something change with the script that needs to be adjusted?
asked Oct 17, 2018 by Jay Rutherford Gold (37,685 points)
Hi Jay,

I am facing the same issue of the checkbox appearing when you mouse-over the dropdown.  It appears over the list displayed so is a bit annoying.

Did you manage to solve this?  @Zach I don't think it is a jquery-UI reference issue (everything works fine, just that a check box appears below the dropdown box if you mouse-over it).

Cheers,
Arnaud
I did not resolve this.  Until it is resolved I just removed the auto-complete functionality of the dropdown.  Sorry I couldn't be of help.

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That is quite peculiar behavior.  It is possibly a bug within jQuery UI, but I would need to look deeper to get a better idea of exactly what's happening.

Although not ideal, one workaround could be to load up a working version of jQuery UI.  Try adding this to your select question's header:

<script src="https://code.jquery.com/jquery-1.12.4.min.js"></script>
<script src="https://code.jquery.com/ui/1.12.1/jquery-ui.min.js"></script>


If you were to go this route, I would recommend downloading those .js folders above, adding them to your study's graphics folder, and then having the HTML reference the file from the graphics folder rather than from online.
answered Oct 17, 2018 by Zachary Platinum Sawtooth Software, Inc. (153,100 points)
Zach!!! Above code working, but when i download there file and keep in graphic its not work
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