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Searches through all groups for a match using specified id.


idStringThe group id value to search for

Return Value

If successful, the group object that contains the specified id, otherwise null.

Version Information

Supported in: v1.0.


In this example we are searching for a group with id value set to '2'. If group is found an alert box will pop-up with a message.

$(document).ready(function() {

// Create an instance of Accordion widget

var $bar = $('#accordion').accordion();


var searchGroups = function(){

var group = $bar.accordion("findGroupById", '2');

if (group)

alert("Group that matches specified criteria is: " + group.text);



<!DOCTYPE html>



<link rel="stylesheet" href="css/integralui.accordion.css" />

<link rel="stylesheet" href="css/themes/theme-blue.css" />

<script type="text/javascript" src="external/jquery-1.9.1.min.js"></script>

<script type="text/javascript" src="external/jquery.ui.core.min.js"></script>

<script type="text/javascript" src="external/jquery.ui.widget.min.js"></script>

<script type="text/javascript" src="js/jquery.integralui.widget.min.js"></script>

<script type="text/javascript" src="js/jquery.integralui.accordion.min.js"></script>



<button type="button" id="search" onclick="searchGroups()" />Search Groups</button>

<div id="accordion" class="widget">

<h3 id="1" ><span>Books</span></h3>


<h3 id="2" ><span>Electronics</span></h3>


<h3 id="3" ><span>Music</span></h3>


<h3 id="4" ><span>Science</span></h3>


<h3 id="5" ><span>Sports</span></h3>







width: 300px;

height: 300px;


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