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Opened 9 years ago

Closed 9 years ago

#14870 closed bug (notabug)

Animate scrollTop Fails in Chrome

Reported by: [email protected] Owned by: [email protected]
Priority: undecided Milestone: None
Component: unfiled Version: 1.11.0-rc1
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked by: Blocking:


jQuery versions tried: 1.11.0 & 2.0.3 My project requires 1.x for IE8 support

Browsers affected: Chrome, Opera, Safari, IE11 Works in: Firefox, IE8, IE9, IE10

OS's Tested on: MacOS (Chrome, Opera, Safari, Firefox), Windows XP (IE8), Win 7 (IE9, IE10, IE11)

I have an "a" element in my DOM with the id, say-hello. The intended affect is for when the user clicks it, the page scrolls down to the form for contacting us.

<script type="text/javascript">

    $('#say-hello').on('click', function(e){

      $('html, body').animate({
        scrollTop: $("#contact-us h2").offset().top
      }, 1000);


It works perfectly in firefox and the lower versions of IE. Perhaps it's related to webkit, but then again, it's not working IE11. In the head of the DOM, I have the following meta tag:

<meta http-equiv="X-UA-Compatible" content="IE=edge">

That made it work in IE8, while fixing the overall look of the site.

I have been using jQuery for a year now and haven't had issues with scrollTo in the animate function. Not sure if this is a recent webkit update that has broken it.

Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed 9 years ago by timmywil

Owner: set to [email protected]
Status: newpending

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comment:2 Changed 9 years ago by anonymous

I realized I had some conflicting CSS. Sorry for the false bug report!

comment:3 Changed 9 years ago by timmywil

Resolution: notabug
Status: pendingclosed
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