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Jquery Plugin - Tokenizing autocomplete mod
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  • Posted: Fri, Nov 20, 2009
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I need an adaptation (or something from scratch), that allows for autocompletion in a textarea field using various tokens. I would love for this to be a jquery plugin, and I've found an existing plugin that does very similar to what I want:

  [obscured]  /2009/04/25/jquery-plugin-tokenizing-autocomplete-text-entry/

And could easily be adapted upon.

You can see it in action here:
  [obscured]  /tokeninput/demo.html

I want it to work like the facebook style app, where the tokens are inline.

In the comments you can see that several other people have made changes to the original script, and part of what I want might have already been done by another developer.

Modifications I need:

Auto-completion should only start if certain characters are at start. Example would be twitter style username tagging: '@username', the auto completion would only start upon recognizition of the '@'.

And it needs to be able to handle multiple tokens, which can be set on preload, ex:
'@' => 'some/a...

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Desired Skills
AJAX, DHTML, Javascript, jquery, jquery plugn
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