Javascript scroll to bottom of page

This code snippet provides a JavaScript function to scroll a HTML page programatically to the bottom on page load.

Make the browser height smaller to observe the scrolling effect.

The javascript. Store it in your JavaScript file, here “testme.js”.

window.onload=toBottom;function toBottom(){alert("Scrolling to bottom ...");window.scrollTo(0, document.body.scrollHeight);}

The test html code.

<html><head><script src="testme.js" language="javascript" type="text/javascript"></script></head><body>Some big text<br/>Some big text<br/>Some big text<br/>Some big text<br/>Some big text<br/>Some big text<br/>Some big text<br/>Some big text<br/>Some big text<br/>Some big text<br/>Some big text<br/>Some big text<br/>Some big text<br/>Some big text<br/>Some big text<br/>Some big text<br/>Some big text<br/>Some big text<br/>Some big text<br/>Some big text<br/>Some big text<br/>Some big text<br/>Some big text<br/>Some big text<br/>Some big text<br/>Some big text<br/>Some big text<br/>Some big text<br/></body></html>