Is there - as far as you know - a lighbox-like jQuery plugin that can display text in a lighbox fashion?

I would need to display information and error messages in a message box which should behave just as a lightbox (i.e. shadowing background).

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Yes, here are some:


An article from two years ago with a list of ten: http://line25.com/articles/rounding-up-the-top-10-jquery-lightbox-scripts

One which isn't maintained, but which lists others on its home page: http://jquery.com/demo/thickbox/

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