Window.scrollTo()

Window.scrollTo() scrolls to a particular set of coordinates in the document.

Syntax

window.scrollTo(x-coord, y-coord)
window.scrollTo(options)

Parameters

  • x-coord is the pixel along the horizontal axis of the document that you want displayed in the upper left.
  • y-coord is the pixel along the vertical axis of the document that you want displayed in the upper left.

- or -

Examples

window.scrollTo(0, 1000);

Using options:

window.scrollTo({
  top: 100,
  left: 100,
  behavior: 'smooth'
});

Notes

Window.scroll() is effectively the same as this method. For relative scrolling, see Window.scrollBy(), Window.scrollByLines(), and Window.scrollByPages().

For scrolling elements, see Element.scrollTop and Element.scrollLeft.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
CSS Object Model (CSSOM) View Module
The definition of 'window.scroll()' in that specification.
Working Draft Initial definition.

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