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window.moveTo and window.resizeTo() work fine in Netscape 4.0, but I can't get subject functions to work.  Please send working example.

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Dale Means
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by:ryanmc
ID: 1267781
scrollTo jumps the window directly to a location from where ever you are.
scrollBy scrolls the window a certain amount. For example,

If your at X: 25, Y: 50
scrollTo(100,100) would take you to X:100, Y:100
scrollBy(100,100) would take you to X:125, Y:150.

Here's an example of scrollTo. The syntax for scrollBy is the same.

<HTML><HEAD><TITLE>ScrollTo Example</TITLE></HEAD>
<BODY>
<A HREF="javascript:scrollTo(0,1000)">Scroll Down</A>
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</BODY>
</HTML>
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by:dmeans
ID: 1267782
I know the window will scroll vertically (Y) but I wented an example of how to scroll horizonally (X).  All the examples I have found use 0 for X, as above.  I would very much appreciate an example which will scroll "across" instead of just "up and down".

Many thanks.

Dale means

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ryanmc earned 200 total points
ID: 1267783
Well, then. The only time that you would need to scroll to the side is when you have a large image. So write a page like this:
If you have a big picture, use it. Otherwise go into paint and make a new picture, something like 2000x2000 or something. Then scribble all over the picture so u can tell when it moves.

<HTML>
<BODY>
<A href="javascript:scrollBy(500,0)">Scroll Right</A>
<IMG SRC="bigimage (a picture bigger than your browser window)">
</BODY>
</HTML>
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by:dmeans
ID: 1267784
It works fine.

Thanks
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