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Lightbox With IFrames

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Lightbox With IFrames

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A hacked version of lightbox that uses an IFrame when the url points to anything other than a jpeg. Also, added some syntax that allows a link to specify the height of the lightbox like this:

LB with height 300


// -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
//
//	Lightbox v2.02
//	by Lokesh Dhakar - http://www.huddletogether.com
//	3/31/06
//
//	hacked to use iframe for non-jpeg urls
//	by Tim Morgan - http://timmorgan.org
//	8/9/06
//
//	For more information on this script, visit:
//	http://huddletogether.com/projects/lightbox2/
//	...and...
//	http://mpov.wordpress.com/2006/08/08/lightbox-with-iframes/
//
//	Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 License - http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.5/
//	
//	Credit also due to those who have helped, inspired, and made their code available to the public.
//	Including: Scott Upton(uptonic.com), Peter-Paul Koch(quirksmode.org), Thomas Fuchs(mir.aculo.us), and others.
//
//
// -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
/*

	Table of Contents
	-----------------
	Configuration
	Global Variables

	Extending Built-in Objects	
	- Object.extend(Element)
	- Array.prototype.removeDuplicates()
	- Array.prototype.empty()

	Lightbox Class Declaration
	- initialize()
	- start()
	- changeImage()
	- resizeImageContainer()
	- showImage()
	- updateDetails()
	- updateNav()
	- enableKeyboardNav()
	- disableKeyboardNav()
	- keyboardAction()
	- preloadNeighborImages()
	- end()
	
	Miscellaneous Functions
	- getPageScroll()
	- getPageSize()
	- getKey()
	- listenKey()
	- showSelectBoxes()
	- hideSelectBoxes()
	- pause()
	- initLightbox()
	
	Function Calls
	- addLoadEvent(initLightbox)
	
*/
// -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------

//
//	Configuration
//
var fileLoadingImage = "../images/loading.gif";		
var fileBottomNavCloseImage = "../images/closelabel.gif";

var iframeWidth = 400;
var iframeHeight = 450;

var resizeSpeed = 10;	// controls the speed of the image resizing (1=slowest and 10=fastest)

var borderSize = 10;	//if you adjust the padding in the CSS, you will need to update this variable

// -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------

//
//	Global Variables
//
var imageArray = new Array;
var activeImage;

if(resizeSpeed > 10){ resizeSpeed = 10;}
if(resizeSpeed < 1){ resizeSpeed = 1;}
resizeDuration = (11 - resizeSpeed) * 0.15;

// -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------

//
//	Additional methods for Element added by SU, Couloir
//	- further additions by Lokesh Dhakar (huddletogether.com)
//
Object.extend(Element, {
	getWidth: function(element) {
	   	element = $(element);
	   	return element.offsetWidth; 
	},
	setWidth: function(element,w) {
	   	element = $(element);
    	element.style.width = w +"px";
	},
	setHeight: function(element,h) {
   		element = $(element);
    	element.style.height = h +"px";
	},
	setTop: function(element,t) {
	   	element = $(element);
    	element.style.top = t +"px";
	},
	setSrc: function(element,src) {
    	element = $(element);
    	element.src = src; 
	},
	setHref: function(element,href) {
    	element = $(element);
    	element.href = href; 
	},
	setInnerHTML: function(element,content) {
		element = $(element);
		element.innerHTML = content;
	}
});

// -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------

//
//	Extending built-in Array object
//	- array.removeDuplicates()
//	- array.empty()
//
Array.prototype.removeDuplicates = function () {
	for(i = 1; i < this.length; i++){
		if(this[i][0] == this[i-1][0]){
			this.splice(i,1);
		}
	}
}

// -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Array.prototype.empty = function () {
	for(i = 0; i <= this.length; i++){
		this.shift();
	}
}

// -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------

//
//	Lightbox Class Declaration
//	- initialize()
//	- start()
//	- changeImage()
//	- resizeImageContainer()
//	- showImage()
//	- updateDetails()
//	- updateNav()
//	- enableKeyboardNav()
//	- disableKeyboardNav()
//	- keyboardNavAction()
//	- preloadNeighborImages()
//	- end()
//
//	Structuring of code inspired by Scott Upton (http://www.uptonic.com/)
//
var Lightbox = Class.create();

Lightbox.prototype = {
	
	// initialize()
	// Constructor runs on completion of the DOM loading. Loops through anchor tags looking for 
	// 'lightbox' references and applies onclick events to appropriate links. The 2nd section of
	// the function inserts html at the bottom of the page which is used to display the shadow 
	// overlay and the image container.
	//
	initialize: function() {	
		if (!document.getElementsByTagName){ return; }
		var anchors = document.getElementsByTagName('a');

		// loop through all anchor tags
		for (var i=0; i
  
   
		//	
   


		var objBody = document.getElementsByTagName("body").item(0);
		
		var objOverlay = document.createElement("div");
		objOverlay.setAttribute('id','overlay');
		objOverlay.style.display = 'none';
		//objOverlay.onclick = function() { myLightbox.end(); return false; }
		objBody.appendChild(objOverlay);
		
		var objLightbox = document.createElement("div");
		objLightbox.setAttribute('id','lightbox');
		objLightbox.style.display = 'none';
		objBody.appendChild(objLightbox);
	
		var objOuterImageContainer = document.createElement("div");
		objOuterImageContainer.setAttribute('id','outerImageContainer');
		objLightbox.appendChild(objOuterImageContainer);

		var objImageContainer = document.createElement("div");
		objImageContainer.setAttribute('id','imageContainer');
		objOuterImageContainer.appendChild(objImageContainer);
			
		var objLightboxIframe = document.createElement("iframe");
		objLightboxIframe.setAttribute('id','lightboxIframe');
		objLightboxIframe.style.width = iframeWidth + 'px';
		objLightboxIframe.style.height = iframeHeight + 'px';
		objLightboxIframe.style.border = 'none';
		objImageContainer.appendChild(objLightboxIframe);
    
		var objLightboxImage = document.createElement("img");
		objLightboxImage.setAttribute('id','lightboxImage');
		objImageContainer.appendChild(objLightboxImage);
	
		var objHoverNav = document.createElement("div");
		objHoverNav.setAttribute('id','hoverNav');
		objImageContainer.appendChild(objHoverNav);
	
		var objPrevLink = document.createElement("a");
		objPrevLink.setAttribute('id','prevLink');
		objPrevLink.setAttribute('href','#');
		objHoverNav.appendChild(objPrevLink);
		
		var objNextLink = document.createElement("a");
		objNextLink.setAttribute('id','nextLink');
		objNextLink.setAttribute('href','#');
		objHoverNav.appendChild(objNextLink);
	
		var objLoading = document.createElement("div");
		objLoading.setAttribute('id','loading');
		objImageContainer.appendChild(objLoading);
	
		var objLoadingLink = document.createElement("a");
		objLoadingLink.setAttribute('id','loadingLink');
		objLoadingLink.setAttribute('href','#');
		objLoadingLink.onclick = function() { myLightbox.end(); return false; }
		objLoading.appendChild(objLoadingLink);
	
		var objLoadingImage = document.createElement("img");
		objLoadingImage.setAttribute('src', fileLoadingImage);
		objLoadingLink.appendChild(objLoadingImage);

		var objImageDataContainer = document.createElement("div");
		objImageDataContainer.setAttribute('id','imageDataContainer');
		objImageDataContainer.className = 'clearfix';
		objLightbox.appendChild(objImageDataContainer);

		var objImageData = document.createElement("div");
		objImageData.setAttribute('id','imageData');
		objImageDataContainer.appendChild(objImageData);
	
		var objImageDetails = document.createElement("div");
		objImageDetails.setAttribute('id','imageDetails');
		objImageData.appendChild(objImageDetails);
	
		var objCaption = document.createElement("span");
		objCaption.setAttribute('id','caption');
		objImageDetails.appendChild(objCaption);
	
		var objNumberDisplay = document.createElement("span");
		objNumberDisplay.setAttribute('id','numberDisplay');
		objImageDetails.appendChild(objNumberDisplay);
		
		var objBottomNav = document.createElement("div");
		objBottomNav.setAttribute('id','bottomNav');
		objImageData.appendChild(objBottomNav);
	
		var objBottomNavCloseLink = document.createElement("a");
		objBottomNavCloseLink.setAttribute('id','bottomNavClose');
		objBottomNavCloseLink.setAttribute('href','#');
		objBottomNavCloseLink.onclick = function() { myLightbox.end(); return false; }
		objBottomNav.appendChild(objBottomNavCloseLink);
	
		var objBottomNavCloseImage = document.createElement("img");
		objBottomNavCloseImage.setAttribute('src', fileBottomNavCloseImage);
		objBottomNavCloseLink.appendChild(objBottomNavCloseImage);
	},
	
	//
	//	start()
	//	Display overlay and lightbox. If image is part of a set, add siblings to imageArray.
	//
	start: function(imageLink) {	

		hideSelectBoxes();

		// stretch overlay to fill page and fade in
		var arrayPageSize = getPageSize();
		Element.setHeight('overlay', arrayPageSize[1]);
		new Effect.Appear('overlay', { duration: 0.2, from: 0.0, to: 0.8 });

		imageArray = [];
		imageNum = 0;		

		if (!document.getElementsByTagName){ return; }
		var anchors = document.getElementsByTagName('a');
		
		var rel = imageLink.getAttribute('rel');

		// if image is NOT part of a set..
		if(!rel.match(/\[/)){
			// add single image to imageArray
			imageArray.push(new Array(imageLink.getAttribute('href'), imageLink.getAttribute('title')));			
			if(rel.match(/\|/)) iframeHeight = parseInt(rel.split(/\|/)[1]);
		} else {
		// if image is part of a set..

			// loop through anchors, find other images in set, and add them to imageArray
			for (var i=0; i
   
     1){
			Element.show('numberDisplay');
			Element.setInnerHTML( 'numberDisplay', "Image " + eval(activeImage + 1) + " of " + imageArray.length);
		}

		new Effect.Parallel(
			[ new Effect.SlideDown( 'imageDataContainer', { sync: true, duration: resizeDuration + 0.25, from: 0.0, to: 1.0 }), 
			  new Effect.Appear('imageDataContainer', { sync: true, duration: 1.0 }) ], 
			{ duration: 0.65 } 
		);
	},

	//
	//	updateNav()
	//	Display appropriate previous and next hover navigation.
	//
	updateNav: function() {

		Element.show('hoverNav');				

		// if not first image in set, display prev image button
		if(activeImage != 0){
			Element.show('prevLink');
			document.getElementById('prevLink').onclick = function() {
				myLightbox.changeImage(activeImage - 1); return false;
			}
		}

		// if not last image in set, display next image button
		if(activeImage != (imageArray.length - 1)){
			Element.show('nextLink');
			document.getElementById('nextLink').onclick = function() {
				myLightbox.changeImage(activeImage + 1); return false;
			}
		}
		
		this.enableKeyboardNav();
	},

	//
	//	enableKeyboardNav()
	//
	enableKeyboardNav: function() {
		document.onkeydown = this.keyboardAction; 
	},

	//
	//	disableKeyboardNav()
	//
	disableKeyboardNav: function() {
		document.onkeydown = '';
	},

	//
	//	keyboardAction()
	//
	keyboardAction: function(e) {
		if (e == null) { // ie
			keycode = event.keyCode;
		} else { // mozilla
			keycode = e.which;
		}

		key = String.fromCharCode(keycode).toLowerCase();
		
		if((key == 'x') || (key == 'o') || (key == 'c')){	// close lightbox
			myLightbox.end();
		} else if(key == 'p'){	// display previous image
			if(activeImage != 0){
				myLightbox.disableKeyboardNav();
				myLightbox.changeImage(activeImage - 1);
			}
		} else if(key == 'n'){	// display next image
			if(activeImage != (imageArray.length - 1)){
				myLightbox.disableKeyboardNav();
				myLightbox.changeImage(activeImage + 1);
			}
		}


	},

	//
	//	preloadNeighborImages()
	//	Preload previous and next images.
	//
	preloadNeighborImages: function(){

		if((imageArray.length - 1) > activeImage){
			preloadNextImage = new Image();
			preloadNextImage.src = imageArray[activeImage + 1][0];
		}
		if(activeImage > 0){
			preloadPrevImage = new Image();
			preloadPrevImage.src = imageArray[activeImage - 1][0];
		}
	
	},

	//
	//	end()
	//
	end: function() {
		this.disableKeyboardNav();
		Element.hide('lightbox');
		new Effect.Fade('overlay', { duration: 0.2});
		showSelectBoxes();
    Element.setSrc('lightboxIframe', 'about:blank');
	}
}

// -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------

//
// getPageScroll()
// Returns array with x,y page scroll values.
// Core code from - quirksmode.org
//
function getPageScroll(){

	var yScroll;

	if (self.pageYOffset) {
		yScroll = self.pageYOffset;
	} else if (document.documentElement && document.documentElement.scrollTop){	 // Explorer 6 Strict
		yScroll = document.documentElement.scrollTop;
	} else if (document.body) {// all other Explorers
		yScroll = document.body.scrollTop;
	}

	arrayPageScroll = new Array('',yScroll) 
	return arrayPageScroll;
}

// -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------

//
// getPageSize()
// Returns array with page width, height and window width, height
// Core code from - quirksmode.org
// Edit for Firefox by pHaez
//
function getPageSize(){
	
	var xScroll, yScroll;
	
	if (window.innerHeight && window.scrollMaxY) {	
		xScroll = document.body.scrollWidth;
		yScroll = window.innerHeight + window.scrollMaxY;
	} else if (document.body.scrollHeight > document.body.offsetHeight){ // all but Explorer Mac
		xScroll = document.body.scrollWidth;
		yScroll = document.body.scrollHeight;
	} else { // Explorer Mac...would also work in Explorer 6 Strict, Mozilla and Safari
		xScroll = document.body.offsetWidth;
		yScroll = document.body.offsetHeight;
	}
	
	var windowWidth, windowHeight;
	if (self.innerHeight) {	// all except Explorer
		windowWidth = self.innerWidth;
		windowHeight = self.innerHeight;
	} else if (document.documentElement && document.documentElement.clientHeight) { // Explorer 6 Strict Mode
		windowWidth = document.documentElement.clientWidth;
		windowHeight = document.documentElement.clientHeight;
	} else if (document.body) { // other Explorers
		windowWidth = document.body.clientWidth;
		windowHeight = document.body.clientHeight;
	}	
	
	// for small pages with total height less then height of the viewport
	if(yScroll < windowHeight){
		pageHeight = windowHeight;
	} else { 
		pageHeight = yScroll;
	}

	// for small pages with total width less then width of the viewport
	if(xScroll < windowWidth){	
		pageWidth = windowWidth;
	} else {
		pageWidth = xScroll;
	}


	arrayPageSize = new Array(pageWidth,pageHeight,windowWidth,windowHeight) 
	return arrayPageSize;
}

// -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------

//
// getKey(key)
// Gets keycode. If 'x' is pressed then it hides the lightbox.
//
function getKey(e){
	if (e == null) { // ie
		keycode = event.keyCode;
	} else { // mozilla
		keycode = e.which;
	}
	key = String.fromCharCode(keycode).toLowerCase();
	
	if(key == 'x'){
	}
}

// -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------

//
// listenKey()
//
function listenKey () {	document.onkeypress = getKey; }
	
// ---------------------------------------------------

function showSelectBoxes(){
	selects = document.getElementsByTagName("select");
	for (i = 0; i != selects.length; i++) {
		selects[i].style.visibility = "visible";
	}
}

// ---------------------------------------------------

function hideSelectBoxes(){
	selects = document.getElementsByTagName("select");
	for (i = 0; i != selects.length; i++) {
		selects[i].style.visibility = "hidden";
	}
}

// ---------------------------------------------------

//
// pause(numberMillis)
// Pauses code execution for specified time. Uses busy code, not good.
// Code from http://www.faqts.com/knowledge_base/view.phtml/aid/1602
//
function pause(numberMillis) {
	var now = new Date();
	var exitTime = now.getTime() + numberMillis;
	while (true) {
		now = new Date();
		if (now.getTime() > exitTime)
			return;
	}
}

// ---------------------------------------------------



function initLightbox() { myLightbox = new Lightbox(); }
Event.observe(window, 'load', initLightbox, false);

   
  
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