I have not found any jquery plugin with these features and so comparable with a system dropdown. Its great!
jALDropdown 1.1.0 has been released with the following enhancements: User can press any alpha numeric key while the focus is on the drop down and jALDropdown will mark the first item in the list matching the first character as selected when the list is not open. This is not applicable when you are using template mode in which you can provide a customized list item (see screenshot below). You can still navigate via keyboard up and down arrows eve … Read More