How to get id like “invokedOn” text by a right click event with Bootstrap ContextMenu?

I am using Bootstrap 3.0 ContextMenu. here is a link

I need to know how i can get the id or data-Id of the clicked element. i try many of the tricks but i cant get the clicked element id? Like when i clicked on “Jacob” row i get the “Jacob” after clicked. I also need from this line
<td data-id="user-3">
<a data-id="user-3">Jacob<a/>


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  • 2 Solutions collect form web for “How to get id like “invokedOn” text by a right click event with Bootstrap ContextMenu?”

    Use this code for get clicked element id

    jQuery(document).on('click', function(e){

    I get the id by little additions in the contextMenu handler, Changes

    // click handler for context menu
    function ContextMenuClickHandler() {
         .on('click', function (e) {
           var $invokedOn = $(this).data("invokedOn");
           var $selectedMenu = $(;
           // My Changes
           var $selectedFileId = $(this).data("invokedOn").find('.yourClass').attr('id');
 $(this), $invokedOn, $selectedMenu, $selectedFileId);