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I want to use jQuery UI tooltip in my Drupal7 website.

I have installed 'jquery-update' and 'jquery-plugins' module and added

$(function() {
   $("a").tooltip();
});

in js file of my template. But firebug gives this error to me:

$(...).tooltip is not a function

that show the website doesn't find tooltip js file.

Should I do something more to use tooltip jquery ?

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  • Can you show us how you added the JS file in your template? Nov 19, 2013 at 21:40

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Try adding:

drupal_add_library('system', 'ui.tooltip');

in your theme template.php file

/**
 * Implements hook_preprocess_html
 */
THEME_preprocess_html(&$variables){
  drupal_add_library('system', 'ui.tooltip');
}

That should ensure the library is available. You can add various conditions to make it page specific as required.

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  • 1
    This implies that the jquery_update module shall be enabled
    – mchar
    Jul 5, 2016 at 15:23

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