Scroll a page automatically to a specific position using jQuery

If you have a requirement where you want to scroll your page to a certain position with animation, then here's a single line of jQuery code that does that:


<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">


<head runat="server">


<title></title>


<script src="Scripts/jquery-1.3.2.js" type="text/javascript"></script>


<script type="text/javascript">


    $(document).ready(function() {


                $('html, body').animate({ scrollTop: 850 }, 'slow');


    });    


</script>


</head>


<body>


<form id="form1" runat="server">


<div>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


<p>Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum Lorel Ipsum.</p>


</div>


</form>


</body>


</html>




Will you give this article a +1 ? Thanks in advance


About The Author

Suprotim Agarwal
Suprotim Agarwal, Developer Technologies MVP (Microsoft Most Valuable Professional) is the founder and contributor for DevCurry, DotNetCurry and SQLServerCurry. He is the Chief Editor of a Developer Magazine called DNC Magazine. He has also authored two Books - 51 Recipes using jQuery with ASP.NET Controls. and The Absolutely Awesome jQuery CookBook.

Follow him on twitter @suprotimagarwal.

No comments: