Cross-browser compatible. Tested on Internet Explorer 6, Firefox and Netscape 8.
Tab content can be any HTML objects including images and Flash object..
Supports direct content written in the code, or grab from other URL, or even redirect the whole page when tab is being clicked.
Supports more than one tabs on one page. You can even nest those tabs.
Highly customizable. Use text as tabs, text with icons, or even images.
Can be use as a tabbed page to organize page content. Or used as a menu/navigation system.
- ColdFusion 5
- ColdFusion MX
- ColdFusion 7
on all platforms
- all browsers supporting DOM
- Microsoft Internet Explorer 6
- Mozilla Firefox 1
- Netscape Navigator 8
This tag is very useful to organize information within your webpages. Using tabbed page like one found in many desktop applications, you can give your user a better understanding on how your site content is organized.
Below is list of applications where this tag will be useful:
- CF website that shows a lot of information in one page, such as e-commerce sites, user's directory sites, backend applications.
- CF website that needs simple and easy-to-use navigation. Almost every major websites such as: Yahoo! Mail, Amazon, Download.com and many others are using tabbed menu for easy navigation on top of their pages.
- Websites that allows user to enter many information at the same time, such as user's personal info. By using tabbed page, you can group these information into more readable and understandable to the user.