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Diving into Bootstrap and Font Awesome – Part 4: Gone with the Partial Refresh

In Part 5 of my “Dabbling in Bootstrap and Font Awesome” series, I showed you, how you can add tooltips to your fields / buttons by using the attr properties and initializing it with an output script.

If you used this technique, you might have noticed that, after a partial refresh, the tooltips’ Bootstrap rendering is gone. This is due to the fact, that the DOM tree of the partial refresh area gets rebuild and sent back to the browser.

In this post, I am going to show you, what you can do to reinitialize the tooltips after a partial refresh.
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Dabbling in Bootstrap and Font Awesome Part 5: How to activate the tooltip

If you’d like to make use of the Bootstrap tooltip, you need to activate it by adding some client-side JavaScript to your XPage. Once that is done, you can set the tooltip simply by adding attributes to your control for which you’d like to have a tooltip displayed.

Lets get started.

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