jQuery plugin for bootstrap panels. It extends panels with several common and useful functions.

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  • Sort, drag, expand, resize, minimize bootstrap panels
  • Specify url and load content in panel from this url
  • Change the name of the panel
  • Customize action icons and action tooltips
  • Works for nested panels
  • HTML5 localStorage support
    • Save panel state: (pinned, unpinned, collapsed, fullscreen, minimized) and apply it on page load
    • Save panel position among siblings and apply on next time

Installation and dependecies

LobiPanel is depended on jQuery, jQuery ui and bootstrap.

1. Include necessary css/js files

<!DOCTYPE html>
        <!--Default installation-->
        <link rel="stylesheet" href="lib/jquery-ui.min.css"/>
        <link rel="stylesheet" href="bootstrap/css/bootstrap.min.css"/>
        <link rel="stylesheet" href="lib/font-awesome/css/font-awesome.min.css"/>

        <!--Installation using bower. Preferred!!! -->
        <!--<link rel="stylesheet" href="bower_components/bootstrap/dist/css/bootstrap.min.css"/>-->
        <!--<link rel="stylesheet" href="bower_components/jquery-ui/themes/ui-lightness/jquery-ui.min.css"/>-->
        <!--Run `bower install font-awesome` and uncomment this line to see font awesome examples-->
        <!--<link rel="stylesheet" href="bower_components/font-awesome/css/font-awesome.min.css"/>-->

        <link rel="stylesheet" href="dist/css/lobipanel.min.css"/>

        <!--Default installation-->
        <script src="lib/jquery.1.11.min.js"></script>
        <script src="lib/jquery-ui.min.js"></script>
        <script src="lib/jquery.ui.touch-punch.min.js"></script>
        <script src="bootstrap/js/bootstrap.min.js"></script>

        <!--Installation using bower. Preferred!!! -->
        <!--<script src="bower_components/jquery/dist/jquery.min.js"></script>-->
        <!--<script src="bower_components/jquery-ui/jquery-ui.min.js"></script>-->
        <!--<script src="bower_components/jquery-ui-touch-punch-improved/jquery.ui.touch-punch-improved.js"></script>-->
        <!--<script src="bower_components/bootstrap/dist/js/bootstrap.min.js"></script>-->

        <script src="dist/js/lobipanel.js"></script>


2. Initialize plugin and use it

Stateful panels

In order stateful panels to works you need to:

  • Give stateful: true to panel options.
  • Give data-inner-id to lobipanel element and parent element to keep track of the child
    which contacts lobipanels as unique identifier

For documentation and examples visit the plugin’s home page


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