php - delete project with modal in laravel


I have a delete button beside my projects that shows a popup modal for confirmation whenever the button is clicked on. I want the yes button in the modal to then delete the project whenever this button is clicked on.

I'm calling the modal into the projects/show view with @include. The modal does appear when the button is clicked using the following jquery but the yes button when pressed is not deleting the project.

<script src=""></script>

$(document).ready(function() {

   $(".delete").on("submit", function(e){





The delete button beside projects:

  {!! Form::open(['route' => ['projects.destroy', $projects->id], 'class' => 'delete', 'method' => 'DELETE']) !!}

           {!!Form::button('<span class="glyphicon glyphicon-remove"></span>', ['class' => 'btn btn-danger btn-md', 'type' => 'submit'])!!}

            {!! Form::close() !!}

Modal code:

<!-- Modal -->
<div id="myModal" tabindex="-1" role="dialog" aria-labelledby="myModalLabel">
 <div role="document">
  <div >
   <div >
    <button type="button" data-dismiss="modal" aria-label="Close"><span aria-hidden="true">&times;</span></button>
    <h4 id="myModalLabel">Delete Confirmation</h4>
   <div >
    Are you sure you want to delete this project?
   <div >
    <button type="submit" id="delete-btn" >Yes</button>

    <button type="button" data-dismiss="modal">Cancel</button>



namespace App\Http\Controllers;

use App\project;
use App\Http\Requests;
use Illuminate\Http\Request;
use Session;

class ProjectsController extends Controller

 public function destroy($id){

        $project = Project::find($id);


        Session::flash('success', 'The project was successfully deleted!');

        return redirect()->route('', $project->project_id);





Change the submit button in your modal to this:

{!! Form::open(['route' => ['projects.destroy', $projects->id], 'class' => 'delete', 'method' => 'DELETE']) !!}

<button type="submit" id="delete-btn" class="btn btn-default" >Yes</button>

{!! Form::close() !!}

The best solution is to remove your implementation of the delete button you have now and make it a normal button. Let that button pop up the modal and replace your "Yes" button with an actual remove button like I did above.

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