Apperyio ('component_name') is a shortcut to get a reference to a jQuery Mobile component on a screen by using its designated name. component_name is the name you set in Name property (in the PROPERTIES panel).
It’s important to familiarize yourself with the jQuery and jQuery Mobile API.
- Add a Click event to the button.
- Add a Run Custom Java Script action to the Click event.
var input = Apperyio('input'); alert (input.val());
The example above is a quick and easy way to get access to any component in the screen. It’s equivalent to using jQuery directly:
var input = $('input[dsid="input"]'); alert (input.val());
If you get a reference to a Label component, then the API is different, and to read the value, you would use: