Project: jQuery UI
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# [jQuery UI]( - Interactions and Widgets for the web

jQuery UI is a curated set of user interface interactions, effects, widgets, and themes built on top of jQuery. Whether you're building highly interactive web applications, or you just need to add a date picker to a form control, jQuery UI is the perfect choice.

If you want to use jQuery UI, go to []( to get started, []( for demos, []( for API documentation, or the [Using jQuery UI Forum]( for discussions and questions.

If you want to report a bug/issue, please visit [](

If you are interested in helping develop jQuery UI, you are in the right place.
To discuss development with team members and the community, visit the [Developing jQuery UI Forum]( or [#jqueryui-dev on](

## For contributors

If you want to help and provide a patch for a bugfix or new feature, please take
a few minutes and look at [our Getting Involved guide](
In particular check out the [Coding standards](
and [Commit Message Style Guide](

In general, fork the project, create a branch for a specific change and send a
pull request for that branch. Don't mix unrelated changes. You can use the commit
message as the description for the pull request.

## Running the Unit Tests

Run the unit tests with a local server that supports PHP. No database is required. Pre-configured php local servers are available for Windows and Mac. Here are some options:

- Windows: [WAMP download](
- Mac: [MAMP download](
- Linux: [Setting up LAMP](
- [Mongoose (most platforms)](

## Building jQuery UI

jQuery UI uses the [Grunt]( build system.

To build jQuery UI, you must have [node.js]( installed and then run the following commands:


# Install the Grunt CLI
npm install -g grunt-cli

# Clone the jQuery UI git repo
git clone git://
cd jquery-ui

# Install the node module dependencies
npm install

# Run the concat task to concatenate files
grunt concat

# There are many other tasks that can be run through Grunt.
# For a list of all tasks:
grunt --help