Programming Tips - How do I disable/enable a button with jQuery?

Date: 2010jun30 Updated: 2018jun21 Language: javaScript Platform: web Library: jQuery Q. How do I disable/enable a button with jQuery? A. Disable like this:
$('#mybutton').prop('disabled', true);
Enable like this:
$('#mybutton').prop('disabled', false);
You could make a wrapper function as so:
function enableButton(query, is_enabled) { $(query).prop('disabled', !is_enabled); }
Example use:
enableButton('#mybutton', false); // disables it enableButton('#mybutton', true); // enables it