CSS / JavaScript: Twitter Bootstrap center modal vertically on mobile web view

I’ve been working with modal boxes using Twitter Bootstrap. And the page I’m working on needs to be viewed in mobile devices. The modal looks nice and centered when viewed on desktop, but when run in mobile web browsers, it’s aligned to the top.

Someone on StackOverflow suggested the use of a helper div plus some custom CSS to align Bootstrap modals vertically.

Code for modal:


Source: Vertically centering Bootstrap modal window


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