jQuery AutoComplete Getting Started

In order to render the AutoComplete JavaScript widget on a webpage, you need to:

1. Include references to all required scripts. Make sure you include the CSS file for your preferred theme.
2. Add an input element for which to initialize the autocomplete functionality.
3. Initialize the widget.

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
<title>Shield AutoComplete</title>
<meta charset="utf-8" />

<link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="css/light/all.min.css" />
<script src="js/jquery-1.10.2.min.js" type="text/javascript"></script>
<script src="js/shieldui-all.min.js" type="text/javascript"></script>

</head>
<body>

<input type="text" id="fruit" />

<script type="text/javascript">
    $(function () {
        $("#fruit").shieldAutoComplete({
            dataSource: {
                data: ["Apple", "Banana", "Blueberry", "Lemon", "Strawberry"]
            }
        });
    });
</script>

</body>
</html>

To see an example of the control in action, along with all the required code, please refer to the following example.